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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of the sample of German hospital physicians, n = 296

From: Working conditions and Work-Family Conflict in German hospital physicians: psychosocial and organisational predictors and consequences

  absolute (n) relative (%)
Hospital   
   A 110 37.2
   B 186 62.8
Age cohort   
   up to 34 years 126 42.6
   35 – 44 years 98 33.1
   45 – 54 years 44 14.9
   55 years and older 21 7.1
Gender   
   male 178 60.1
   female 114 38.5
Professional status   
   resident 128 43.2
   board certified specialist 72 24.3
   attending 76 25.7
   head of department 16 5.4
Area of specialisation   
   surgery 57 19.3
   internal medicine 53 17.9
   anesthesiology 48 16.2
   pediatrics 46 15.5
   small surgical specialities 31 10.5
   patient-distant specialities 36 12.2
   neurological-dermatological 20 6.8
   others/no answer 5 1.7
Cultural background   
   Germany 277 93.6
   foreign country 18 6.1
Family status   
   living with a partner 221 74.7
   living with a child under 15 yrs 114 38.5
Work contract   
   part-time 35 11.8
   full-time 261 88.2
   temporary 139 47.0
   permanent 155 52.4