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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: When the phone rings - factors influencing its impact on the experience of patients and healthcare workers during primary care consultation: a qualitative study

  FGD 1 FGD 2 FGD 3 FGD 4 FGD 5 Total
Number of Participants   31
Patient 8 0 2 0 5 15
Doctor 0 3 1 2 0 6
Nurse 0 2 5 1 0 8
Pharmacist 0 1 0 1 0 2
Gender
Male 2 3 0 3 4 12
Female 6 3 8 1 1 19
Age (years)
<30 0 0 2 0 0 2
30–60 8 6 6 4 0 24
>60 0 0 0 0 5 5
Ethnic groups
Chinese 7 6 3 3 4 23
Malay 0 0 4 0 0 4
Indian 0 0 0 1 1 2
Others 1 0 1 0 0 2