Table 3.

Services provided by location: The mean (SD) numbers of services offered were 3.92 (1.94) for inner-city practices, 3.51 (1.71) for urban practices, 4.79 (2.37) for suburban practices, 5.39 (1.95) for small-town practices, and 6.04 (1.68) for rural, remote, or isolated practices.

SERVICEPRACTITIONERS PROVIDING SERVICE, % (RANK)
INNER CITY
(> 250 000)
URBAN (100 001 TO
250 000)
SUBURBAN (40 001 TO
100 000)
SMALL TOWN (10 001 TO 40 000)RURAL, REMOTE, OR ISOLATED
(≤ 10 000)
Care in office92.1 (1)89.2 (1)90.9 (1)95.1 (1)95.9 (1)
After-hours care74.8 (2)67.6 (2)75.8 (2)75.6 (2)40.8 (8)
Housecalls50.4 (3)48.6 (3)63.6 (5)75.6 (3)81.6 (3)
Minor surgery48.0 (4)35.1 (4)63.6 (4)70.7 (4)71.4 (5)
Palliative care42.5 (5)35.1 (5)66.7 (3)68.3 (5)91.8 (2)
In-hospital care28.3 (6)24.3 (6)45.5 (6)43.9 (7)73.5 (4)
Nursing home care19.7 (7)21.5 (7)24.2 (7)51.2 (6)49.0 (7)
Sport medicine11.8 (8)10.8 (8)15.2 (9)14.6 (10)20.4 (9)
ED care11.0 (9)5.4 (11)24.2 (8)29.3 (8)61.2 (6)
Intrapartum obstetrics6.3 (10)8.1 (9)9.1 (10)14.6 (9)16.3 (10)
Walk-in care6.3 (11)5.4 (10)3.0 (11)2.0 (11)2.0 (11)
  • ED—emergency department.