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Doctors from ethnic minority backgrounds earn less than white colleagues

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5089 (Published 06 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5089

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Re: Doctors from ethnic minority backgrounds earn less than white colleagues

Interesting article. Please explain rationale for why the >15% data in each ethnic group is in numbers whilst the <15% data is in percentages in the figures. Makes it impossible to assess what the percentage income gap really is. We also do not have numerator or denominator data in any of these groups - for consulants would have been important to know. Show us the data!

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12 December 2018
Sudha S Sundar
Consultant
Professor of Gynaecological Cancer
University of Birmingham