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Table 1 Overall Demographic and Work Characteristics for a Sample of Professional Medical Coders (N = 586)

From: An online experiment to assess bias in professional medical coding

Female, n(%)a 538 (92.3)
Non-Latino White, n (%)b 448 (81.5)
Age, mean (SD)c 45.6 (11.2)
Years worked, mean (SD)d 11.4 (8.9)
Hours worked per week, mean (SD)e 37.7 (11.4)
  1. Source: Original data from an online experiment of professional medical coders in the US, August–September, 2017. a Out of N = 583 respondents with non-missing gender information. b Out of N = 550 respondents with non-missing race/ethnicity information. c Among N = 570 respondents with non-missing age information. d Out of N = 580 respondents with non-missing information on years worked. e Out of N = 577 respondents with non-missing information on hours worked per week