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Table 2 Distribution of the participants in phase 1

From: Barriers and facilitators for disease registry systems: a mixed-method study

Characteristics Phase 1 participants. (n = 13)
Number (percent)
Age  < 40 years 9 (69.2)
   ≥ 40 years 4 (30.7)
Gender Female 8 (61.5)
  Male 5 (38.4)
Duration of work in the field of DRS (years)  < 5 4 (30.7)
  Equal to and more than 5 11 (84.6)
Activity in the field of DRS (Each participant may have more than one item) Supervisor 2 (15.3)
  Evaluator 1 (7.6)
  Principal investigator 0
  Executive director 9 (69.2)
  Administrator 1 (7.6)
  Registrar 2 (15.3)
  Researcher 1 (7.6)
Field of study (each participant may have more than one item) Endocrinology 1 (7.6)
  General surgery 1 (7.6)
  Healthcare services management 1 (7.6)
  Medical physiology 2 (15.3)
  Epidemiology 2 (15.3)
  Health information management 2 (15.3)
  Optometry 1 (7.6)
  Maternal and child health 1 (7.6)
  General practitioner 3 (23)
  Nutrition 1 (7.6)
Type of degree Clinical 7 (53.8)
  Non-clinical 3 (23)
  Both clinical and non-clinical 3 (23)
Geographical scope of registry National 9 (69.2)
  Regional 4 (30.7)
Type of registry Clinical-based 2 (15.3)
  Clinical/population-based 3 (23)
  Research/clinical-based 3 (23)
  Research/clinical/population-based 5 (38.4)