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Table 1 Characteristics of Belgian GPs sample by experimental condition (N = 171), 2012

From: General practice and ethnicity: an experimental study of doctoring

GPs exposed to Non-minority patient Minority patient N total %
Male 39 47 86 50.3
Female 45 40 85 49.7
Age (yr)     
26--30 16 15 31 18.2
31--40 14 16 30 17.6
41--50 13 11 24 14.1
51--60 26 28 54 31.8
>61 15 16 31 18.2
Ethnicity     
White 79 85 164 95.9
Type of activity     
Solo 47 51 98 57.6
Group 36 36 72 42.4
Patient contacts per week     
<60 17 17 34 21.5
60--120 49 48 97 61.4
>121 13 14 27 17.1
Medical activity hours per week     
8--40 22 19 41 24.9
41--60 52 48 100 60.6
>61 10 14 24 14.5
Activity localization     
Rural 32 35 67 40.4
Semi-Urban 29 24 53 31.9
Urban 20 26 46 27.7