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Table 2 Demographic Characteristics of Respondents

From: The effects of patient characteristics on ADHD diagnosis and treatment: a factorial study of family physicians

  Number Percent Population
Gender    
Male 95 50.8% 76.0%^/64.9%*
Female 92 49.2% 24%^/35.1%*
  187 100%  
Native U.S    
U.S 170 91% 81%^
Non-U.S 17 9% 19%^
  187 100%  
Race    
White 164 88% 44-86%'
Asian/Pacific Islander 9 5% 8%'
Black 4 2% 2%'
Other 10 5% ~2%'
  187 100%  
Hispanic/Latino    
Non-Hispanic 179 95.7% 98%'
Hispanic/Latino 8 4.3% 3%'
  187 100%  
Medical School    
Attended U.S. Medical School 177 94.6% 74.5%^/83.7%*
Attended non-U.S. Medical School 10 5.4% 25.5%^/16.3%*
  187 100%  
  1. ^ Total U.S. Physician Population, as of 2000 (American Medical Association.) http://www.ama-assn.org/ama1/pub/upload/images/373/internettable.gif
  2. * Total membership of American Association of Family Physicians as of 2008 (American Academy of Family Physicians.) http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home/aboutus/specialty/facts/2.html
  3. 'Distribution of Nonfederal Physicians by Race, 2008, Kaiser Family Foundation. http://www.statehealthfacts.org/comparetable.jsp?ind=431&cat=8