Table 3

Respondent’s demographics versus Index of Multiple Deprivation decile (1 poorest, 10 richest) distribution

Deprived decile (1–3) N, %Affluent decile (4–10) N, %
Frequency of respondents
 n, %50, 100%52, 100%
Gender (n=102)
 Male23, 46%23, 44%
 Female25, 50%26, 50%
 Other2, 4%3, 6%
Years of registered experience (n=102)
 0–517, 34%20, 38%
 6–1011, 22%15, 29%
 11–1511, 22%9, 17%
 16–201, 2%0, 0%
 >20 years10, 20%8, 15%
Working hours per week (n=102)
 16–241, 2%2, 4%
 25–348, 16%2, 4%
 35–4432, 64%45, 87%
 45–549, 18%3, 6%
Ever used the YCS for SF (n=90)
 Yes3, 7%3, 7%
 No42, 93%42, 93%
Seen the ‘Postcard Guidance for Patients’ leaflet? (n=91)
 Yes1, 2%2, 4%
 No45, 98%43, 96%
Aware of any technologies in place to identify SF? (n=90)
 Yes6, 13%8, 18%
 No39, 87%37, 82%
Ever received any training regarding SF? (n=91)
 Yes2, 4%1, 2%
 No44, 96%44, 98%
Ever identified SF? (n=91)
 Yes4, 9%1, 2%
 No42, 91%44, 98%
  • Percentages (adjusted bases) have been rounded to whole numbers, small numbers may not add to 100%.

  • SF, substandard and falsified; YCF, Yellow Card Scheme.