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Table 1 Demographic characteristics by group for qualitative respondents

From: Supportive but “worried”: perceptions of naturopaths, homeopaths and Chinese medicine practitioners through a regulatory transition in Ontario, Canada

  Naturopaths (n = 273) S.D. Response Rate Homeopaths (n = 234) S.D. Response Rate CMPc (n = 181) S.D. Response Rate
Gendera 0.793 - 99 % 0.740 - 99 % 0.572 - 99 %
Age 38.3 9.79 97 % 47.1 10.6 99 % 48.7 11.6 96 %
Years in practice 8.06 7.49 100 % 9.29 8.89 99 % 17.3 12.01 99 %
Part-timeb 0.520 0.501 100 % 0.645 0.479 100 % 0.337 0.474 100 %
  1. a0 = Men, 1 = Women
  2. bReference category is full-time
  3. cChinese medicine practitioners