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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the respondents (N = 594), September, 2014

From: Attitude and satisfaction of health care providers towards clinical pharmacy services in Ethiopia: A post-deployment survey

Characteristics Category N (%)
Gender Male 328 (55.0)
Female 264 (45.0)
Age (in years) <35 507 (90.0)
≥35 55 (10.0)
Marital status Married 230 (39.0)
  Single 353 (59.0)
  Divorced 5 (1.0)
  Widowed 5 (1.0)
Profession Physicians 244 (41.0)
BSc Nurses 275 (46.0)
Health Officers 75 (13.0)
Current area of practice Internal medicine 245 (41.0)
Pediatrics 113 (19.0)
Outpatient Department 76 (13.0)
Surgery 40 (7.0)
Gynecology/Obstetrics 36 (6.0)
Emergency Medicine 31 (5.0)
Psychiatry 17 (3.0)
Othersa 35 (6.0)
Total years of work experience in the healthcare system <2 years 250 (43.0)
2- 5 years 158 (27.0)
>5 years 171 (29.0)
Total years of experience in setting where there is provision of clinical pharmacy service <1 year 282 (82.0)
≥1 year 62 (18.0)
  1. aIncludes: Oncology, Hematology, TB clinic