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Table 3 Health Professional Survey: respondent demographics

From: Diabetes care in remote Australia: the antenatal, postpartum and inter-pregnancy period

CharacteristicFrequency (%)
Main work setting (n = 82)
 Top End Regional or Remote17 (20)
 Top End Urban28 (34)
 Central Australia Regional or Remote20 (24)
 Central Australia Urban17 (21)
Time in position (n = 82)
 1 year23 (28)
 1–5 years24 (29)
 5–10 years14 (17)
 > 10 years21 (26)
Primary work place (n = 75)
 General Practice11 (15)
 Health Centre32 (43)
 Hospital13 (17)
 Other19 (25)
Client base (n = 78)
 Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander women48 (62)
 Non Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Women8 (10)
 Mixed22 (28)
What percentage of women with DIP have you seen for pre-pregnancy counselling? (n = 55)
 0–20%43 (78)
 20–40%5 (9)
 > 40%7 (14)
What percentage of women would you also see post-partum? (n = 56)
 0–20%20 (36)
 20–40%12 (21)
 > 40%24 (43)