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Table 2 Characteristics of questionnaire participants

From: The generation and gender shifts in medicine: an exploratory survey of internal medicine physicians

  Baby Boomers (N = 87) Generation X (N = 65)
Gender Male n = 64 (74%) Female n = 23 (26%) Male n = 32 (49%) Female n = 33 (51%)
Age Mean = 49.3 (SD = 5.5) Mean = 34.5 (SD = 3.5) Missing n = 1
Years in department Mean = 12.4 (SD = 8.4) Mean = 3.5 (SD = 2.3) Missing n = 2
Marital status Lives alone n = 8 (9%) Lives with partner n = 78 (91%) Missing n = 1 Lives alone n = 9 (14%) Lives with partner n = 55 (86%) Missing n = 1
Parental status Has no children n = 14 (16%) Has children n = 72 (84%) Missing n = 1 Has no children n = 38 (60%) Has children n = 25 (40%) Missing n = 2
% Residents Resident n = 3 (3%) Resident n = 24 (38%)