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Table 1 Participants’ sociodemographic characteristics (N = 372)

From: Use of email, cell phone and text message between patients and primary-care physicians: cross-sectional study in a French-speaking part of Switzerland

Characteristics n (%)
Gender:
 Female 173 (46.6)
Age (yrs old):
 0–39 43 (12.9)
 40–49 96 (27.0)
 50–65 182 (52.3)
  > 65 27 (7.8)
Full time equivalent:
  < 0.25 4 (1.1)
 0.25–0.50 27 (7.5)
 0.51–0.75 80 (22.1)
  > 0.75 251 (69.3)
Type of practice:
 Solo 150 (42.6)
 Groupe 186 (52.8)
 University affiliated 15 (4.3)
 Other 1 (0.3)
Practice location:
 Urban 276 (76.5)
 Suburban 80 (22.2)
 Rural 5 (1.4)
Postgraduate training level:
 Still in training 2 (0.6)
 Practicing physician 22 (9.1)
 Specialist title in general internal medicine 211 (58.3)
 Specialist title in paediatrics 71 (19.6)
 Additional certified training 35 (9.7)
 Other 10 (2.8)