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Table 1 Characteristics of patients presenting at the GP walk-in centres

From: Patients’ experience and satisfaction with GP led walk-in centres in the UK; a cross sectional study

Demographic characteristics Centre B Centre A Total
  n = 529 n = 501 n = 1030
Age (years) Mean ± SD, (Median) [Range] 32.1 ± 17.9, 30.9 ±21.7, 31.5 ± 19.8,
(27) [0, 82] (28) [0, 89] (27) [0,89]
Sex % (n)    
Male 37.5 (188) 39.5 (209) 38.5 (397)
Female 58.7 (294) 58.8 (311) 58.7 (605)
Missing 3.8 (19) 1.5 (9) 2.5 (28)
First time user of the GP centre % (n) 52% (272) 33% (164) 43% (436)
Occupation % (n) % (n) % (n)
Working full-time 34.8 (184) 35.3 (177) 35.0 (361)
Student 28.2 (149) 17.2 (86) 22.8 (235)
Working part-time 10.2 (54) 8.0 (40) 9.1 (94)
Retired 8.5 (45) 8.4 (42) 8.4 (87)
Unemployed 7.8 (41) 9.2 (46) 8.4 (87)
Pre-school infants 2.3 (12) 11.8 (59) 6.9 (71)
Homemakers 0.8 (4) 1.8 (9) 1.3 (13)
Other 6.0 (32) 3.8 (19) 5.0 (51)
Missing 1.5 (8) 4.6 (23) 3.0 (31)