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Table 4 Distribution of graduated residents by gender in different specialities

From: The trend of feminization of doctors’ workforce in Oman: is it a phenomenon that could rouse the health system?

Programme 2006/2007–2009/2010 2010/2011–2014/2015 Total (2006/2007–2014/2015)
M F M F M F
Anaesthesia 0 2 8 6 8 8
Paediatrics 8 24 18 32 26 56
Dermatology 8 10 4 10 12 20
Emergency medicine 5 6 17 13 22 19
ENT 3 2 7 4 10 6
Family medicine 13 36 22 36 35 72
General surgery 2 2 8 5 10 7
Internal medicine 10 7 30 16 39 23
Microbiology 1 2 0 7 1 9
Obst and Gyne 0 2 0 14 0 16
Psychiatry 0 7 8 20 8 27
Haematology 0 2 4 1 4 3
Histopathology 1 2 1 9 2 11
Radiology 2 3 8 13 10 16
Biochemistry 0 0 0 6 0 6
OMFS 0 0 1 1 1 1
Ophthalmology 1 3 1 3
Total 53 (33%) 107 (67%) 137 (41.1%) 196 (58.9%) 190 (38.5%) 303 (61.5%)