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Table 1 Frequency and patterns of specialty training applications (n = 7634)

From: Factors associated with junior doctors’ decisions to apply for general practice training programmes in the UK: secondary analysis of data from the UKMED project

Number of specialty applications Number of doctors Percentage of sample Applied to GP specialty training
n Percentage within number of applications
1 5390 70.61 1954 36.25
2 1812 23.74 1022 56.40
3 349 4.57 260 74.50
4–9 83 1.09 71 85.54
All 7634 100 3307 43.32
Percentage of whole sample that applied to GP specialty training 43.32% (3307/7634)
Percentage of whole sample that applied solely to GP training 25.60% (1954/7634)