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Table 1 Demographic information for study participants

From: Primary care and youth mental health in Ireland: qualitative study in deprived urban areas

Demographic information Number of sample Percentage of sample
Gender   
 • Male 12 32.4
 • Female 25 67.5
Number of years in current post   
 • <1 year 2 5.4
 • 1-5 years 17 45.9
 • >5 years 18 48.6
Healthcare Sector   
 • Primary Care 13 35.1
 • Secondary Care   
  o Mental Health Services 9 24.3
  o Addiction Services 3 8.1
 • Community Agencies 12 32.4
Professional Background   
 • Addiction (outreach / counselling) 6 16.2
 • Counselling / psychology 2 5.4
 • Extern / Youth Workers 8 21.6
 • Medical (GPs / Psychiatrists) 9 24.3
 • Nursing 8 21.6
 • Primary Care other (e.g. social work, speech & language therapy) 4 10.8
Total Sample 37 100.0