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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the regular general practitioners (RGPs) (n = 1876) N/A: Data not available

From: Workload in Norwegian general practice 2018 – an observational study

Characteristics   Study population Total Norwegian RGP population
   n % %
Woman   910 48.5 42.0
Age
  < 30 years 49 2.6 2.0
  30–39 years 589 31.4 27.8
  40–54 years 705 37.6 37.8
  55–64 years 429 22.9 28.4
  ≥ 65 years 89 4.7 3.9
Experience as GP
  0–10 years 852 45.4 N/A
  11–25 years 563 30.0 N/A
  > 25 years 430 22.9 N/A
GP specialist 1267 67.5 61.8
Locum doctor   108 5.8 18.6
Employment position
  Self-employed 1776 94.6 93.4
  Fixed salaried 73 3.9 6.6
Size of patient list
  ≤ 600 72 3.8 6.2
  601–900 316 16.8 18.4
  901–1200 721 38.4 38.3
  1201–1500 567 30.2 26.4
  1501–1800 139 7.4 7.0
  ≥ 1800 43 2.3 3.6
Inhabitants in municipality of practice
  ≤ 10,000 318 17.0 N/A
  10,001–25,000 407 21.7 N/A
  25,001–100,000 657 35.5 N/A
  > 100,000 471 25.1 N/A