Table 1. Demographic characteristics of participating GPs, all Norwegian GPs, and included patients with cancer
Participating GPs, n (%)Norwegian GPs, n (%)Patients with cancer, n (%)
n = 91 n = 4759 n = 1932
Sex
 Female29 (32)1999 (42)913 (47)
 Male59 (65)2760 (58)1017 (53)
 Unknown3 (3)0 (0)2 (0.1)
Median age , years (range) 50 (27–68)4769 (1–100)
 <30 years2 (2)95 (2)
 30–39 years17 (19)1333 (28)
 40–54 years32 (36)1808 (38)
 55–66 years33 (38)1333 (28)
 >67 years4 (5)190 (4)
Median years in practice (range) 19 (1–41)a
Median number of consultations with patients with cancer (range) 96 (0–456)a
Median number of patients with cancer consulting (range) 19 (0–68)a
Median GP s patient list size (range) 1100 (430–1800)a
Median consultations per patient with cancer (range) a 5 (1–40)
  • aData not available.