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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of PT and FT trainees

From: In search of work/life balance: trainee perspectives on part-time obstetrics and gynaecology specialist training

Demographic characteristics Part-time trainees (current or previously) - n(%) Full-time trainees - n(%)
  Total n = 15 Total n = 89
Gender - male 2 (13%) 35 (39%)
   - female 13 (87%)* 53 (60%)*
Age range:   
21-30 4 (27%) 31 (35%)
31-40 11 (73%) 45 (51%)
41-50   12 (14%)
51-60   1 (1%)
Marital status:   
Married 10 (67%) 57 (64%)
Defacto 2 (13%) 10 (11%)
Single 3 (20%) 21 (24%)
not stated/unknown   1 (1%)
Children:   
None 3 (20%)# 48 (54%)#
1 5 (33%) 14 (16%)
2 6 (40%) 15 (17%)
3 or more 1 (7%) 11 (12%)
not stated/unknown   1 (1%)
  1. *p = .049 (χ 2)
  2. #p = .013 (χ 2)