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Table 1 Demographics of respondents

From: Pediatricians' attitudes, experience and referral patterns regarding complementary/alternative medicine: a national survey

Characteristics Percentage (N = 648)
Gender  
   Female 52%
   Male 48%
Age  
   <35 yrs 18%
   35–45 yrs 33%
   46–59 yrs 35%
   >59 yrs 14%
Ethnicity  
   Caucasian 81%
   Asian 9%
   African-American 4%
   Hispanic 3%
   Others 2.5%
   Native American 0.5%
Where Born  
   U.S. 85%
   Foreign 15%
Where Attended Medical School  
   U.S. 85%
   Outside U.S. 15%
Years in Practice  
   < 15 yrs 55%
   >15 yrs 45%
Type of Practice  
   Private Practice 54%
   Academic/Hospital-Based 30%
Other/HMO/PPO/Clinic/Public Health/ER 16%
Pediatric Generalist 71%
Pediatric Sub-Specialist 29%