Table 1

Senior posts among 13 844 Norwegian physicians according to sex, age, employment category, and leadership status

CategoryWomenMen
No (%; 95% CI) of leadersNo of non-leadersNo (%; 95% CI) of leadersNo of non-leaders
Age (years):
<4558 (2.1; 1.6 to 2.7)2701225 (5.1; 4.6 to 5.9)4112
45 to 5484 (10.5; 8.5 to 12.8)719620 (17.6; 16.4 to 18.9)2906
>5457 (16.8; 13.1 to 21.4)281611 (29.4; 27.4 to 31.4)1470
Employment category:
Private health care44 (3.7; 2.7 to 4.9)1155242 (7.5; 6.6 to 8.5)2983
Public health59 (11.7; 9.1 to 14.9)444348 (27.4; 25.0 to 30.0)922
Academic medicine6 (6.4; 2.6 to 13.9)8885 (35.4; 29.4 to 41.9)155
Hospital medicine90 (4.3; 3.5 to 5.3)2014781 (13.2; 12.4 to 14.1)4428
All physicians199 (5.1; 4.4 to 5.9)27011456 (14.6; 14.0 to 15.4)8488