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Table 5 Demographic data and health status of the health professionals (N = 224)

From: Comparison of the caregivers’ and community health professionals’ views on home health care services for disabled older adults: a cross-sectional study in Beijing, China

Characteristics N (%)
Sex
 Male 43 (19.2)
 Female 181 (80.8)
Age
 25 years and younger 8 (3.6)
 26–35 years 67 (29.9)
 36–45 years 104 (46.4)
 46–55 years 39 (17.4)
 56 years and older 6 (2.7)
Work experience
 Less than 5 years 56 (25.0)
 5–10 years 69 (30.8)
 11–15 years 63 (24.1)
 16 years or more 36 (16.1)
Job
 General practitioner 98 (43.8)
 Community nurse 65 (29.0)
 Public health doctor 11 (4.9)
 TCM physician, psychological consultant or rehabilitation therapist 21 (9.4)
 Other 29 (13.0)
Professional title
 Junior title 56 (25.0)
 Middle title 127 (56.3)
 Senior title 20 (8.9)
 Other 21 (9.4)
Education
 Master’s degree or above 20 (8.9)
 Bachelor’s degree 148 (66.1)
 Junior college or below 56 (25.0)
Current monthly income
 5000 yuan and lower 60 (26.8)
 5001–10,000 yuan 153 (68.3)
 10,001 yuan and higher 11 (4.9)
Expected monthly income
 5001–10,000 yuan 29 (13.0)
 10,001–15,000 yuan 72 (32.1)
 15,001–20,000 yuan 80 (35.7)
 20,001 yuan and higher 43 (19.2)
Physical health status
 Very good 41 (18.3)
 Good 97 (43.3)
 Moderate 81 (36.2)
 Poor 3 (1.3)
 Very poor 2 (0.9)
Mental health status
 Very good 58 (25.9)
 Good 94 (42.0)
 Moderate 65 (29.0)
 Poor 4 (1.8)
 Very poor 3 (1.3)