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Table 2 Characteristics of questionnaire participants

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

  Baby Boomers (N = 87) Generation X (N = 65)
Gender Male n = 64 (74%)
Female n = 23 (26%)
Male n = 32 (49%)
Female n = 33 (51%)
Age Mean = 49.3 (SD = 5.5) Mean = 34.5 (SD = 3.5)
Missing n = 1
Years in department Mean = 12.4 (SD = 8.4) Mean = 3.5 (SD = 2.3)
Missing n = 2
Marital status Lives alone n = 8 (9%)
Lives with partner n = 78 (91%)
Missing n = 1
Lives alone n = 9 (14%)
Lives with partner n = 55 (86%)
Missing n = 1
Parental status Has no children n = 14 (16%)
Has children n = 72 (84%)
Missing n = 1
Has no children n = 38 (60%)
Has children n = 25 (40%)
Missing n = 2
% Residents Resident n = 3 (3%) Resident n = 24 (38%)