TABLE 1.

Mean Number of Hours and Part-time Status of Pediatricians According to Age and Gender: 2000

Age, yHours per Week (SD)Percentage Working Full-time
FemaleMaleFemaleMale
≤3542.6 (14.3)46.9 (17.3)77.191.1
36–4538.8 (16.9)46.0 (17.2)66.999.0
46–5536.2 (19.8)47.3 (15.8)70.997.9
≥5645.5 (16.0)43.1 (16.7)93.392.2
  • Values represent the average work of post-GME clinical general pediatricians.

  • Source: AAP Periodic Survey of Fellows, unpublished data, 2000.