Table 2

Percentage and 95% confidence Intervals (CIs) for those in the highest band in the medical profession by race/ethnicity: women and men

ProfessionBlackAsianMixed race/ethnicityChineseWhite
%95% CI%95% CI%95% CI%95% CI%95% CI
Doctor 6.5 6.4 to 6.7 28.6 28.3 to 28.8 17.9 17.3 to
18.4
42.9 41.7 to 44.16.86.7 to 6.8
Consultant 30.6 29.2 to 32.0 42.2 41.6 to 42.7 30.4 28.8 to 32.0 33.4 31.6 to 35.246.045.6 to 46.4
Nurses and health visitors
Grades 6 to 9 46.4 45.7 to 47.0 37.8 37.3 to 38.4 49.3 47.8 to 50.9 55.0 52.1 to 57.956.956.7 to 57.1
Support to doctors, nurses and midwives
Grades 5 to 94.54.2 to 4.8 5.1 4.8 to 5.4 5.6 4.9 to 6.2 12.3 9.4 to 15.14.74.6 to 4.7