Table 1

Demographic characteristics of community pharmacists who completed the telephone questionnaire

Characteristicn (%)
Gender
 Female72 (55.4)
 Male58 (44.6)
Age
 < 25 years6 (4.6)
 25–34 years53 (40.8)
 35–44 years38 (29.2)
 45–54 years21 (16.2)
 ≥ 55 years12 (9.2)
No of years in community pharmacy practice
 ≤ 5 years36 (27.7)
 6–10 years22 (16.9)
 11–15 years25 (19.2)
 ≥ 15 years47 (36.2)
Status
 Owner/contractor25 (19.2)
 Employee105 (80.8)
Usual role
 Owner manager17 (13.1)
 Responsible pharmacist12 (9.2)
 Dispensary manager67 (51.5)
 Locum pharmacist13 (10.0)
 Pharmacist team member15 (11.5)
 Superintendent6 (4.6)
 Shielding during wave 1*8 (6.2)
  • *Measures taken by those at highest risk of severe illness from COVID-19 (eg, self-isolation).