Table 2

Characteristics of survey respondents

Parameter2016–20182019
Total invited n=384 n (%)Respondents n=222 n (%)Total invited n=439 n (%)Respondents n=183 n (%)
Females202 (52.6%)122 (55.0.4%)230 (52.3%)120 (65.6%)
Males182 (47.4%)100 (45.0%)209 (47.6%)63 (34.4%)
Medical specialists73 (19.0%)25 (11.3%)103 (23.4%)74 (40.4%)
Genetic specialists94 (24.5%)71 (32.0%)111 (25.2%)91 (49.7%)
Medical scientists100 (26.0%)52 (23.4%)98 (22.3%)89 (48.6%)
Researcher42 (10.9%)27 (12.2%)39 (8.9%)34 (18.6%)
Other75 (19.5%)47 (21.2%)88 (20.0%)60 (32.8%)
  • ‘Researcher’ include biomedical, health services, and sociological researchers; ‘Other’ includes Operational staff, students, consumers.