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Table 1 Characteristics of survey respondents by group (caseload and standard care)

From: Comparing satisfaction and burnout between caseload and standard care midwives: findings from two cross-sectional surveys conducted in Victoria, Australia

  Baseline Two years
Characteristics Caseload (n = 21) Standard care (n = 130) Caseload (n = 22) Standard care (n = 133)
  n % n % n % n %
Age group (n = 20) (n = 129) (n = 22) (n = 132)
20-29 years 2 10 22 17 7 32 24 18
30-39 years 8 40 31 24 5 23 23 17
40-49 years 7 35 44 34 8 36 45 34
>50 years 3 13 32 25 2 9 40 30
Years in midwifery (n = 20) (n = 129) (n = 22) (n = 131)
<1 year 0 0 11 9 0 0 11 8
1-5 years 6 30 26 20 6 27 24 18
6-10 years 5 25 26 20 8 36 10 8
11-15 years 2 10 9 7 2 9 14 11
>15 years 7 35 57 44 6 27 72 55
Midwifery education (n = 20) (n = 128) (n = 22) (n = 130)
Hospital program 8 40 61 48 7 32 70 54
College/university 12 60 67 52 15 68 60 46
Tertiary qualifications* (n = 20) (n = 130) (n = 22) (n = 131)
Diploma 1 5 27 21 2 9 24 18
Degree 13 65 76 58 11 50 69 53
Post graduate diploma 10 50 60 46 9 41 41 31
Masters degree 0 0 13 10 2 9 11 8
PhD 1 5 0 0 1 5 1 1
None 1 5 13 10 1 5 14 11
Work hours (n = 20) (n = 129) (n = 22) (n = 131)
Full time 7 35 49 38 14 64 44 34
Part time 13 65 80 62 8 36 87 66
  1. *Respondents able to select all that applied.