Table 4.

Primary practice location by UG-PG training location for practising FPs (N = 129 CMGs) who finished PG training in 2011 to 2013 and completed UG or PG medical education or both at NOSM: A) Rural northern practice location (Pearson Embedded Image , P = .03); B) Northern practice location (Pearson Embedded Image , P < .001); C) Rural practice location (Pearson Embedded Image , P = .19).

A)
UG-PG SCHOOLPRIMARY PRACTICE LOCATIONTOTAL, N (%)
RURAL NORTHERN ONTARIO, N (%)*ELSEWHERE, N (%)*OTHER RURAL NORTHERN CANADA, N (%)
NOSM UG and PG13 (25.5) ↑38 (74.5)↓0 (0.0)51 (100.0)
NOSM UG only3 (6.1) ↓46 (93.9) ↑2 (4.1)49 (100.0)
NOSM PG only5 (17.2)24 (82.8)0 (0.0)29 (100.0)
Total21 (16.3)108 (83.7)2 (1.6)129 (100.0)
B)
UG-PG SCHOOLPRIMARY PRACTICE LOCATIONTOTAL
NORTHERN ONTARIO, N (%)*ELSEWHERE, N (%)*OTHER NORTHERN CANADA, N (%)
NOSM UG and PG48 (94.1) ↑3 (5.9) ↓0 (0.0)51 (100.0)
NOSM UG only10 (20.4) ↓39 (79.6) ↑2 (4.1)49 (100.0)
NOSM PG only21 (72.4)8 (27.6)0 (0.0)29 (100.0)
Total79 (61.2)50 (38.8)2 (1.6)129 (100.0)
C)
UG-PG SCHOOLPRIMARY PRACTICE LOCATIONTOTAL
RURAL ONTARIO, N (%)ELSEWHERE, N (%)OTHER RURAL CANADA, N (%)
NOSM UG and PG15 (29.4)36 (70.6)0 (0.0)51 (100.0)
NOSM UG only7 (14.3)42 (85.7)6 (12.2)49 (100.0)
NOSM PG only6 (20.7)23 (79.3)0 (0.0)29 (100.0)
Total28 (21.7)101 (78.3)6 (4.7)129 (100.0)
  • CMG—Canadian medical graduate, NOSM—Northern Ontario School of Medicine, PG—postgraduate, UG—undergraduate.

  • * Arrows indicate that the observed count was significantly higher (↑) or lower (↓) than the expected count based on adjusted standardized Pearson residuals.

  • Included in the “elsewhere” category for the χ2 tests.