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Table 1

Return to:   Practice Patterns of Doctors of Chiropractic With a Pediatric Diplomate

Demographic data from doctors of chiropractic with a diplomate in pediatrics (n = 135)

Total
Female- n (%)103 (73.6)

Not Hispanic or Latino- n (%)131 (93.6)

Race: White- n (%)130 (92.9)

Marital Status- n (%)

 Married111 (79.3)

Hours/Week spent working- n (%)

 ≤ 10 hours10 (7.1)

 11-19 hours15 (10.7)

 20-29 hours33 (23.6)

 30-39 hours58 (41.4)

 40-49 hours15 (10.7)

 ≥ 50 hours4 (2.8)

Gross Annual Income- n (%)

 ≤ $81,00045 (32.1)

 $81,000 - $200,00053 (37.9)

 ≥ $200,00027 (19.3)

Number of Patients Seen/Week- n (%)

 < 5028 (20.0)

 50-9945 (32.1)

 100-14930 (21.4)

 150-19914 (10.0)

 ≥ 20015 (10.6)

Size of community

 City50 (35.7)

 Suburb44 (31.4)

 Small Town18 (12.9)

 Rural23 (16.4)

Years in Practice- mean (SD)14.6 (7.61)

Highest non-chiropractic educ- n (%)

 Bachelor Degree92 (65.7)

 Higher Degree8 (5.7)

Other Diplomate

 Yes9 (6.4)

 Working13 (9.3)

Institution DC degree- n (%)

 Palmer College of Chiropractic- Davenport65 (48.1)

 Life University (Life College)6 (4.4)

 National University of Health Sciences7 (5.2)

 New York Chiropractic College8 (5.9)

 Northwestern Health Sciences University8 (5.9)

 Others41 (30.4)