Table 2

Characteristics of study sample (n=310)

FrequencyPercentage
Age range, years
 20–3011236.1
 31–409631.0
 41–505517.7
 >504715.2
Gender
 Male16653.5
 Female14446.5
Employments status
 Full-time7223.2
 Part-time6821.9
 Pharmacy owner17054.8
Highest educational level attained
 Bachelors16954.5
 Masters5718.4
 Pharm D7524.2
 PhD92.9
Which university did you graduate from
 Non-Lebanese Universities8627.7
 Lebanese Universities20365.5
 Did not specify216.8
During your university education, did you receive any education/training on CAM products?
 Yes22773.2
 No8326.8
Did you receive any postgraduate education/training on CAM products?
 Yes5517.7
 No25582.3
Years of work experience (in community pharmacy)
 1–37122.9
 4–76821.9
 8–103511.3
 >1013643.9
How many pharmacists work in this pharmacy, in addition to yourself ?
 0206.5
 112139.0
 211336.5
 ≥35618.1
How long has this pharmacy been opened for?
 1–5 years7724.8
 6–10 years7022.6
 11–15 years3711.9
 16–20 years3812.3
 ˃20 years6320.3
 Do not know258.1