Table 1

RAHW survey respondents by work sector, age and gender
PUBLIC (Nā€‰=ā€‰833) PRIVATE (Nā€‰=ā€‰756)
N total Mean Age (yrs) N Public % Female Mean Age (yrs) N Private % Female
Audiologist 9 49.8 4 100% 49.2 5 80%
Chiropractor 81 32 1 0% 46.0 78 32%
Dietician 55 33.0 53 96% 40 1 100%
Medical Radiation Science 231 44.4 139 67% 41.0 87 67%
Occupational Therapist 135 36.4 114 97% 38.0 16 75%
Optometrist 71 n/a 0 n/a 44.5 69 38%
Osteopath 21 n/a 0 n/a 44.1 12 52%
Pharmacist 244 48.1 37 65% 55.3 199 51%
Physiotherapist 338 43.7 165 83% 46.0 166 71%
Podiatrist 52 42.6 8 88% 40.9 44 73%
Psychologist 112 45.2 80 69% 52.1 29 59%
Social Worker 103 44.5 95 84% 47.8 4 75%
Speech Pathologist 69 32.7 67 97% 31 1 100%
Other 68 47.8 49 84% 46.7 19 58%
Total 1589 41.9 833 80% 47.0 756 56%

Keane et al.

Keane et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:32   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-32

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