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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants

From: User-centered and theory-based design of a professional training program on shared decision-making with older adults living with neurocognitive disorders: a mixed-methods study

Participant characteristics Frequency (Total n = 99)
n %
Age (years) Under 30 16 16.1
  30–39 27 27.3
  40–49 27 27.3
  50–59 23 23.2
  60–69 5 5.1
  Missing 1 1.0
Gender Female 77 77.8
  Male 22 22.2
Profession Physician 59 59.6
  Nurse 18 18.1
  Social worker 13 13.1
  Occupational therapist 6 6.1
  Pharmacist 1 1.0
  Physiotherapist 1 1. 0
  Nutritionist 1 1. 0
City sizes of practice area a Small city 35 35.4
  Medium city 7 7.1
  Large city 57 57.6
Years of practice  < 10 35 35.4
  10–19 21 21.2
  20–29 27 27.3
  30–39 10 10.1
  40–49 3 3.0
  Unsure 3 3.0
  1. aCity size < 1,000 = rural; 1,000–29,999 = small; 30,000–99,99 = medium; > 100,000 = large (Statistics Canada, 2011)