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Table 1 Demographics of participants presented with their mean (SD), frequency (%), median (IQR) and range

From: Experiences of Australian podiatrists working through the 2020 coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic: an online survey

  Total responses
n = 465 (100%)
Victoria
n = 221 (50%)
New South Wales n = 81 (18%) Queensland
n = 58 (13%)
South Australia
n = 39 (9%)
NT/TAS/ACT*
n = 23 (5%)
Western Australia
n = 24 (5%)
Age (Years) 36 (30,46), 22–73 34 (29,43) 23–62 42 (35,49), 23–73 37 (29,46), 22–64 36 (29,50), 23–61 34 (30,43), 23–61 46 (31,47.5), 24–62
Gender (Female) 341 (73%) 151 (68%) 55 (68%) 38 (66%) 29 (74%) 12 (52%) 18 (75%)
Recency N = 464       
 0–5 years 113 (24%) 42 (19%) 16 (20%) 19 (33%) 6 (15%) 6 (26%) 4 (16%)
 6–10 years 108 (23%) 71 (32%) 18 (22%) 11 (19%) 9 (23%) 6 (26%) 3 (13%)
  >10 years   243 (53%) 108 (49%) 47 (58%) 28 (48%) 24 (62%) 11 (48%) 17 (71%
Primary work setting N = 443 n = 218      
 Private practice 299 (67%) 130 (60%) 61 (75%) 45 (78%) 32 (82%) 13 (57%) 18 (75%)
 Public health service 136 (3%) 85 (39%) 16 (20%) 13 (22%) 7 (18%) 10 (43%) 5 (21%)
 Administration/University 8 (2%) 3 (1%) 4 (5%) 1 (4%)
Business relationship N = 444 n = 219      
 Owner or partner 156 (35%) 64 (29%) 37 (46%) 19 (33%) 20 (51%) 5 (22%) 11 (46%)
 Salaried/Contract 283 (64%) 153 (70% 43 (53%) 39 (67%) 17 (44%) 18 (78%) 13 (54%)
 Locum/Not working 5 (1%) 2 (1%) 1 (1%) 2 (5%)
Working locations N = 428 n = 216      n = 23
 1 181 (42%) 86 (40%) 35 (44%) 23 (40%) 14 (36%) 10 (43%) 13 (54%)
 2–3 194 (45%) 95 (44%) 36 (44%) 27 (46%) 20 (51%) 8 (35%) 8 (33%)
  > 3 53 (12%) 35 (16%) 10 (12%) 8 (14%) 5 (13%) 5 (22%) 2 (13%)
Medicare caseload         
 0% 337 (72%) 164 (74%) 62 (77%) 35 (60%) 24 (62%) 20 (87%) 17 (71%)
 1–50% 42 (10%) 22 (10%) 6 (7%) 7 (12%) 6 (15%) 1 (4%)
  > 50% 86 (18%) 35 (16%) 13 (16%) 16 (28%) 9 (23%) 3 (13%) 6 (25%)
Telehealth caseload N = 378 n = 173 n = 69 n = 50 n = 34 n = 21 n = 19
 0% 279 (74%) 115 (66%) 60 (87%) 43 (86%) 28 (82%) 14 (67%) 15 (79%)
 1–50% 96 (25%) 56 (32%) 9 (13%) 7 (14%) 5 (15%) 7 (33%) 7 (21%)
  > 50% 3 (1%) 2 (1%) 1 (3%)
NDIS caseload        
 0% 301 (64%) 139 (63%) 55 (68%) 39 (67%) 20 (51%) 14 (61%) 19 (79%)
 1–50% 163 (35%) 79 (36%) 26 (32%) 19 (33%) 18 (46%) 9 (39%) 5 (21%)
  > 50% 1 (1%) 3 (1%) 1 (3%)
Home visits N = 307 n = 156 n = 57 n = 45 n = 25 n = 10 n = 10
 0–50% 287 (93%) 146 (94%) 53 (93%) 41 (91%) 24 (96%) 10 (100%) 10 (100%)
  > 50% 20 (7%) 10 (6%) 4 (7%) 4 (9%) 1 (4%)