Table 2

Descriptive statistics

CharacteristicsResponding general practitioners
(n=1906)
Job satisfaction
 Satisfied1558 (81.7)
 Dissatisfied231 (12.1)
 Do not know47 (2.5)
 Missing70 (3.7)
Attitude towards accreditation
 Positive429 (22.5)
 Negative861 (45.2)
 Neutral/do not know616 (32.3)
Accreditation is a tool for external
control
 Agree1558 (81.7)
 Disagree76 (4.0)
 Neutral/do not know234 (12.3)
 Missing38 (2.0)
Accreditation is a tool for quality improvement
 Agree785 (41.2)
 Disagree565 (29.6)
 Neutral/do not know518 (27.2)
 Missing38 (2.0)
How do you think the accreditation process will affect your job satisfaction?
 Positively116 (6.1)
 Negatively1095 (57.5)
 Neutrally/do not know632 (33.2)
 Missing63 (3.3)
Age
 Below 45478 (25.1)
 46–55559 (29.3)
 56–65749 (39.3)
 66 and above120 (6.3)
 Mean (SD) (range)53.3 (8.9) (33–84)
Gender
 Female913 (47.9)
 Male993 (52.1)
Practice type
 Shared1309 (68.7)
 Solo practice597 (31.3)
Region
 Capital Region of Denmark572 (30.0)
 Central Denmark Region473 (24.8)
 Region of North Denmark171 (9.0)
 Region Zealand265 (13.9)
 Region of Southern Denmark425 (22.3)