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Table 1 Average number of work hours, duration of consultations, and job satisfaction score of GPs in 33 countries (standard deviation)

From: The association between the workload of general practitioners and patient experiences with care: results of a cross-sectional study in 33 countries

  GPs in QUALICOPC database (n) Work hours per week Duration of consultations in minutes Job satisfaction score
Austria 184 43.7 (12.5) 11.7 (12.4) 2.44 (.30)
Belgium 408 51.1 (13.1) 17.7 (5.9) 2.59 (.27)
Bulgaria 223 39.2 (13.5) 17.6 (6.0) 2.44 (.28)
Canada 792 40.4 (11.8) 14.8 (9.2) 2.77 (.30)
Cyprus 71 37.5 (5.8) 18.3 (9.0) 2.81 (.21)
Czech Republic 291 36.2 (8.9) 10.9 (4.8) 2.49 (.23)
Denmark 212 40.9 (7.3) 14.3 (2.1) 2.97 (.27)
England 171 40.1 (10.5) 11.2 (2.1) 2.49 (.32)
Estonia 137 37.8 (10.0) 16.4 (3.8) 2.27 (.23)
Finland 288 35.8 (7.6) 23.8 (6.3) 2.59 (.30)
FYR Macedonia 143 40.8 (3.1) 13.4 (4.8) 2.35 (.26)
Germany 238 49.6 (9.7) 10.6 (4.0) 2.45 (.28)
Greece 220 38.2 (11.2) 14.7 (6.3) 2.62 (.28)
Hungary 222 37.7 (8.6) 8.2 (5.5) 2.17 (.31)
Iceland 80 39.8 (7.0) 19.2 (2.7) 2.50 (.28)
Ireland 169 41.2 (10.4) 12.8 (3.3) 2.60 (.28)
Italy 218 33.5 (12.9) 13.4 (4.0) 2.37 (.30)
Latvia 218 38.9 (9.8) 17.5 (6.6) 2.36 (.23)
Lithuania 225 35.2 (9.3) 15.9 (4.2) 2.27 (.27)
Luxembourg 78 45.6 (11.9) 17.6 (5.0) 2.71 (.23)
Malta 70 46.3 (13.2) 13.0 (4.2) 2.47 (.35)
Netherlands 238 43.0 (10.0) 11.1 (1.7) 2.63 (.25)
New Zealand 168 36.8 (10.5) 14.9 (3.9) 2.68 (.31)
Norway 198 36.1 (10.1) 18.6 (2.8) 2.75 (.27)
Poland 220 38.4 (7.6) 13.7 (5.1) 2.41 (.27)
Portugal 216 40.2 (4.5) 18.1 (6.6) 2.41 (.25)
Romania 220 35.8 (8.0) 16.6 (5.1) 2.38 (.28)
Slovakia 220 37.4 (8.7) 8.9 (3.5) 2.23 (.31)
Slovenia 207 37.4 (6.6) 9.6 (3.1) 2.29 (.27)
Spain 428 35.8 (4.3) 8.5 (4.5) 2.15 (.28)
Sweden 97 34.4 (9.7) 23.9 (5.5) 2.73 (.30)
Switzerland 199 46.5 (11.6) 19.5 (5.8) 2.70 (.28)
Turkey 299 40.8 (4.1) 9.3 (5.6) 2.30 (.28)
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