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Table 2 Other characteristics of the investigated doctors

From: Application of propensity scores to explore the effect of public reporting of medicine use information on rational drug use in China: a quasi-experimental design

Variable name Median ± SD/frequency (percent)
Gender  
 Male 172 (62.77%)
 Female 102 (37.23%)
Education level  
 High school or less 84 (30.66%)
 Some college or associates 139 (50.73%)
 Bachelors or higher 51 (18.61%)
Title  
 Not certified 12 (4.38%)
 Certified doctor 57 (20.80%)
 House physician 60 (21.90%)
 Doctor in charge of a case 130 (47.45%)
 Assistant director physician and above 15 (5.47%)
Monthly income (yuan)  
 <1500 63 (22.99%)
 1501-2000 101 (36.86%)
 2001-2500 62 (22.63%)
 2501-3000 130 (47.45%)
 >3001 15 (5.47%)
Age (year) 40 ± 9.91
Experience (year) 19.5  ± 12.25
  1. Note: The total number of sampled institutions was 274. For continuous and categorical variables, median  ± standard deviation and frequency (percent) were used, respectively.