Table 1

Respondent characteristics, n = 831

Variable

Value

n

Percent


Sex

Male

340

41

Female

490

59

Experience

Last year medical student

256

31

Intern in hospital

284

35

Intern in GP practice

291

34

Inclined to work as GP

Yes

437

53

No

394

47

Risk attitude (index range: 6-32)

Risk averse (index < 12)

139

17

Risk neutral (index [12-22])

540

65

Risk seeking (index > 22)

144

18

"It is important for me to have a high income"

Do not agree (index 1-2)

67

8

Some agreement (index 3-4)

421

51

Strong agreement (index 5-6)

340

41

"I am happy with a high work pace"

Do not agree (index 1-2)

80

10

Some agreement (index 3-4)

431

52

Strong agreement (index 5-6)

317

38


Abelsen and Olsen BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:68   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-68

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