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Table 2 Characteristics of GP respondents, MABEL survey, waves 1–7

From: Family effects on the rurality of GP’s work location: a longitudinal panel study

Characteristic N (%)a
MMM-1 11 878 (64.8)
MMM-2 1 888 (10.3)
MMM-3 1 531 (8.4)
MMM-4 963 (5.3)
MMM-5 1 222 (6.7)
MMM-6 + 7 851 (4.6)
Male 9 513 (51.9)
Female 8 810 (48.1)
Australian medical graduate 13 819 (75.6)
International medical graduate 4 466 (24.4)
Metropolitan origin (childhood) 11 576 (72.7)
Rural origin (childhood) 4 357 (27.4)
Spouse/partner in the workforce 11 944 (67.1)
No spouse/partner/not in the workforce 5 864 (32.9)
No children of any age 6 706 (37.0)
Oldest child of preschool age 1 048 (5.8)
Oldest child of primary-school age 2 597 (14.3)
At least 1 child of secondary-school age 5 496 (30.3)
All children above school age 2 275 (12.6)
  1. Only includes MABEL participants who responded at least twice and in consecutive waves
  2. aMissing values: MMM, Gender and IMG status each had 0–2% missing; Rural origin had 13% missing; Partner employment and Age of children had 4–6% missing