Table 7.

Odds Ratios (95% Confidence Interval) for Practicing in Various Primary Activities for Respondents ≤45 Years and >45 Years

Self-employed Direct Patient CareSalaried Direct Patient Care*Academic Medicine
≤45 Years>45 Years≤45 Years>45 Years≤45 Years>45 Years
Being female .52 .451.652.42
(0.47, 0.57)(0.39, 0.5) (1.49, 1.82)(1.66, 3.54)
Age1.10 .96 .971.03
(1.09, 1.12)(0.95, 0.97)(0.96, 0.98)(1.01, 1.05)
Survey year .891.161.14 .74 .90
(0.86, 0.93)(1.11, 1.20)(1.07, 1.21)(0.69, 0.79)(0.83, 0.98)
Practice general4.064.27 .78 .55 .26 .22
 pediatrics(3.65, 4.51)(3.78, 4.82)(0.70, 0.86)(0.48, 0.63)(0.22, 0.32)(0.18, 0.28)
Female by age1.011.01
(1.00, 1.01)(1.00, 1.01)
Female by survey year .88
(0.78, 0.99)
  • * Survey category is actually “direct patient care, not self-employed.”