Table 1

Sample, number of respondents, response rates and the makeup of job categories for respondents where we have data on job satisfaction, gender and age

Sample (n)Respondents*
(n)
Response rate
(%)
Job categories (n/%)
A(n)**Doctors in hospitalGeneral practitionersSpecialists in private practiceDoctors in academiaCommunity medical officersDoctors in administrative positionOther job categories
20101520101466.7948536 (56.4)219 (23.1)57 (6.0)61 (6.4)24 (2.5)19 (2.0)32 (3.4)
20121792127971.41164680 (58.4)257 (22.1)60 (5.2)67 (5.8)38 (3.3)30 (2.6)32 (2.8)
20141545115875.01057618 (58.5)223 (21.1)60 (5.8)60 (5.7)38 (3.6)28 (2.7)30 (2.8)
2016–20172195160473.11290772 (59.8)263 (20.4)52 (4.0)64 (5.0)55 (4.3)30 (2.3)54 (4.2)
  • *Number of respondents with no data on job satisfaction or gender or age or job position were 66 in 2010, 115 in 2012, 101 in 2014 and 146 in 2016–2017.

  • **Since interns were only identified in data 2016–2017 (n=168), this category was excluded in this paper.