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Table 1 Characteristics of interview participants

From: The generation and gender shifts in medicine: an exploratory survey of internal medicine physicians

  Baby Boomers (N = 34) Generation X (N = 18)
Gender Male n = 18 (53%)
Female n = 16 (47%)
Male n = 8 (44%)
Female n = 10 (56%)
Age Mean = 48.15 (SD = 4.58) Mean = 35.06 (SD = 3.69)
Years in department Mean = 11.12 (SD = 7.00) Mean = 3.79 (SD = 2.04)
Marital status Lives alone n = 4 (12%)
Lives with partner n = 30 (88%)
Lives alone n = 3 (17%)
Lives with partner n = 15 (83%)
Parental status Has no children n = 5 (15%)
Has children n = 29 (85%)
Has no children n = 12 (67%)
Has children n = 6 (33%)
% Residents Resident n = 2 (6%) Resident n = 4 (22%)