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Table 1 Response rate and characteristics of the physicians in the study population

From: What physicians want to learn about sickness certification: analyses of questionnaire data from 4019 physicians

  Study population Respondents Respondents having consultations concerning sickness certification at least a few times a year
  n n % of study population n % of the respondents
All 7665 5455 71 4019 74
County      
Stockholm 6794 4827 71 3446 71
Östergötland 871 628 72 573 91
Sex      
Women 3646 2710 74 2007 74
Men 4019 2745 68 2012 73
Educational level 1      
Non-specialist   1381   1046 76
Specialist   3995   2947 74
No information   79   26 33
Mean age (years) 48.2 48.3   47.7  
  1. 1Information on educational level was not available for the study population
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