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Table 6 Differences in payment system preferences in general practice by doctor characteristics

From: Young doctors’ preferences for payment systems: the influence of gender and personality traits

  Current (activity based) Combined Fixed salary Don’t know n  
One-way ANOVA analyses Means   P value
Gender (1 = male) 0.58 0.43 0.28 0.27 828 <0.001
Family (1 = yes) 0.53 0.53 0.54 0.59 828 0.937
Prestige score 9.67 9.78 8.95 9.43 789 0.129
Risk-prone index 3.07 2.95 2.69 2.84 814 <0.001
Status-oriented 2.85 2.56 2.29 2.42 828 0.001
Income-oriented 4.60 4.25 3.92 3.88 826 <0.001
Effort-tolerant 4.52 4.13 3.80 3.93 826 <0.001