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Table 2 Participants demography

From: Knowledge about complementary, alternative and integrative medicine (CAM) among registered health care providers in Swedish surgical care: a national survey among university hospitals

   Physician Nurses Physiotherapists Total
Study sample (Participants)
Total (Distributed) 536 1140 81 1757
Returned 158 519 60 737
Answering frequency 29.5% 45.5% 74.1% 42.0%
Age Mean (SD) 47.8 (11.3) 37.9 (10.3) 41.6 (10.1) 40.3 (11.2)
  Min-Max 27-70 23-68 28-63 23-70
Gender
Male/Female
74.7%/25.3%
(112/38)
8.3%/91.7%
(42/462)
11.9%/88.1%
(7/52)
22.5%/77.5%
(161/553)
Working life experience in the profession: 0-2 y 4.0% 25.4% 7.0% 19.4%
  3-5 y 13.3% 20.2% 21.1% 18.8%
  6-10 y 17.9% 19.2% 21.1% 19.1%
  11-20 y 28.1% 18.8% 29.8% 21.9%
  > 20 y 35.8% 16.4% 21.1% 20.9%
Working life experience in surgical care: 0-2 y 7.3% 28.5% 18.6% 23.3%
  3-5 y 11.9% 20.7% 30.5% 19.6%
  6-10 y 22.5% 19.9% 20.3% 20.5%
  11-20 y 22.5% 15.8% 18.6% 17.4%
  > 20 y 35.8% 15.2% 11.9% 19.2%
Population data
Age
Mean
  46.8
(n = 703)
38.0
(n = 1764)
  40.5
(n = 2467)
Gender
Male/Female
  73.0%/27.0%
(n = 760)
8.4%/91.6%
(n = 1704)
  28.3%/71.7%
(n = 2464)