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Table 4 Comparison of respondents preference by socio- demographic characteristic (2011 vs 21,013)

From: Perception and attitude of Korean physicians towards generic drugs

  2011 N (%) 2013 N (%)
 Variables Total Original GD Neutral p values Total Original GD Neutral p values
 Total 361
(100.0)
277
(76.7%)
8
(2.2%)
76
(21.1%)
  296
(100.0)
216
(73.0%)
34
(11.5%)
46
(15.5%)
 
Type of clinical facility  
 University hospital 206 172
(83.5%)
1
(0.5%)
33
(16.0%)
** 149 125
(83.8%)
8
(5.4%)
16
(10.8%)
**
 General hospital 72 54
(75.0%)
3
(4.2%)
15
(20.8%)
  48 40 (83.3%) 2 (4.2%) 6
(12.5%)
 
 Hospital 17 13
(76.5%)
0
(0%)
4
(23.5%)
  13 9 (69.2%) 2
(15.4%)
2 (15.4%)  
 Clinic 59 34
(57.6%)
3
(5.1%)
22
(37.3%)
  77 39 (50.6%) 18 (23.4%) 2
(26.0%)
 
 Dental hospital 7 4
(57.1%)
1
(14.3%)
2
(28.6%)
  9 3
(33.3%)
4 (44.4%) 2 (22.2%)  
Specialty  
 Internal medicine 70 55 (78.6%) 2
(2.9%)
13 (18.6%)   48 41
(85.4%)
1
(2.1%)
6
(12.5%)
 
 Surgery 129 96 (74.4%) 2
(1.6%)
31 (24.0%)   79 50
(63.3%)
11
(14.0%)
18
(22.8%)
 
 Psychiatry and Neurology 27 21 (77.8%) 1
(3.7%)
5 (18.5%)   16 11
(68.8%)
3
(18.8%)
2
(12.5%)
 
 Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics 48 39
(81.3%)
0
(0%)
9 (18.8%)   35 25
(71.4%)
1
(2.9%)
9
(25.7%)
 
 Dermatology, Urology 29 25 (86.2%) 0
(0%)
4 (13.8%)   25 18
(72.0%)
2
(8.0%)
5
(20.0%)
 
 Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology 33 27 (81.8%) 1
(3.0%)
5 (15.2%)   43 34
(79.1%)
5
(11.6%)
4
(9.3%)
 
 Other 25 14 (56.0%) 2
(8.0%)
9 (36.0%)   50 33
(66.0%)
10
(20.0%)
7
(14.0%)
 
Hospital location  
 Seoul 115 90 (78.3%) 0
(0%)
25 (21.7%) * 96 73
(76.0%)
9
(9.4%)
14
(14.6%)
*
 Incheon/ Gyeonggi 84 65 (77.4%) 2 (2.4%) 17 (20.2%)   66 49
(74.2%)
5
(7.6%)
12
(18.2%)
 
 Busan/ Ulsan/ Gyeongnam 50 41 (82.0%) 0
(0%)
9
(18.0%)
  35 23
(65.7%)
4
(11.4%)
8
(22.9%)
 
 Daegu/
 Gyeongbuk
31 24 (77.4%) 1
(3.2%)
6 (19.4%)   28 22
(78.6%)
1
(3.6%)
5
(17.9%)
 
 Daejeon/ Chungcheong 35 25 (71.4%) 1
(2.9%)
9 (25.7%)   34 26
(76.5%)
4
(11.8%)
4
(11.8%)
 
 Gwangju/ Jeonra 41 30 (73.2%) 2
(4.9%)
9 (22.0%)   34 21
(61.8%)
10
(29.4%)
3
(8.8%)
 
 Gangwon 1 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
1 (100%)   1 0
(0%)
1 (100%) 0
(0%)
 
 Jeju 4 2 (50.0%) 2 (50.0%) 0
(0%)
  2 2
(100%)
0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 
  1. *p<0.05, **p<0.01 using chi-square test