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Table 1 Demographics of GPs

From: Consultations in primary care for symptoms attributed to electromagnetic fields – a survey among general practitioners

  N, (%)
All GPs 342 (100)
Sex  
   Male 275 (80)
   Female 67 (20)
Age groups (years)  
   <35 – 44 64 (19)
   45 – 54 126 (37)
   55 – 64 138 (41)
   ≥ 65 12 (3)
Majority of patients comes from rural vs. urban and agglomeration area  
   Majority from rural area 124 (36)
   Majority from urban or agglomeration area 139 (41)
   Equally urban or agglomeration/rural 78 (23)
GPs self-reported level of information regarding health effects from EMF  
   Rather bad 74 (22)
   Middle 173 (51)
   Rather good 90 (26)
   Don't know 5 (1)
GPs with certificate in complementary medicine a  
   No certificate 284 (83)
   With certificate 58 (17)
  1. a At least one of the following: traditional Chinese medicine/acupuncture, neural therapy, homeopathy or anthroposophical medicine