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Table 1 Number of GPs and mean number of working hours per week, divided by gender, age, and employment position

From: Age-related differences in working hours among male and female GPs: an SMS-based time use study

  N (%) Mean hours (sd)  
Total 856 (100.0) 44.9 (15.3)  
Gender      ***
 Male 364 (42.5) 49.5 (15.8)  
 Female 492 (57.5) 41.5 (14.0)  
Age      ***
 < 40 293 (34.2) 39.7 (13.5)  
 40–49 257 (30.0) 45.0 (14.4)  
 50–59 259 (30.3) 50.3 (16.0)  
 ≥ 60 47 (5.5) 47.9 (16.2)  
Employment position      ***
 Self-employed 642 (75.0) 48.4 (14.8)  
 Salaried 214 (25.0) 34.5 (11.6)  
  1. ***p < 0.01