Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Comparison of survey completers and dropouts on socio-demographic and background characteristics

From: Training on domestic violence and child safeguarding in general practice: a mixed method evaluation of a pilot intervention

Variable Categories Total n = 82 Dropouts n = 45 Completers n = 37 P
n (%) n (%) n (%)
Gender Female 55 (67) 27 (60) 28 (76) 0.16
Male 27 (33) 18 (40) 9 (24)  
Age <25-34 16 (20) 12 (27) 4 (11) 0.09
35-44 23 (28) 13 (29) 10 (27)  
45-54 25 (30) 9 (20) 16 (43)  
55-64 18 (22) 11 (24) 7 (19)  
Job title GP 63 (77) 34 (76) 29 (78) 0.52
Nurse 14 (17) 8 (18) 6 (16)  
Admin/ manager 2 (2) 2 (4) 0 (0)  
Other 3 (4) 1 (2) 2 (5)  
Years of practice 0-9 20 (24) 15 (33) 5 (13) 0.08
10-20 24 (29) 13 (29) 11 (30)  
>21 38 (47) 17 (38) 21 (57)  
Safeguarding role No 61 (79) 33 (79) 28 (80) 1.00
Yes 16 (21) 9 (21) 7 (20)  
IRIS trained No 47 (61) 38 (90) 9 (26) <0.001
Yes 30 (39) 4 (10) 26 (74)  
Geographic area South 54 (66) 18 (40) 36 (97) <0.001
Midlands 28 (34) 27 (60) 1 (3)  
  1. Note: Proportions are reported for available data. IRIS Identification and Referral to Improve Safety training, SD standard deviation, P p-value for the Fisher’s exact test