Skip to main content

Table 3 Baseline demographics and other characteristics of participants (n = 204)

From: Designs of trials assessing interventions to improve the peer review process: a vignette-based survey

  No. of participants (%)
Age, years
 < 40 65 (32)
 40–50 52 (25)
 51–60 45 (22)
 60 42 (21)
Sex
 Male 117 (57)
 Female 87 (43)
Location
 Europe 114 (56)
 North America 72 (35)
 South America 0 (0)
 Asia 4 (2)
 Africa 2 (1)
 Oceania 12 (6)
Occupation*
 Methodologist 135 (66)
 Trialist 99 (49)
 Editor 102 (50)
 Other 22 (11)
  1. *Many participants had combined occupations (methodologist and/or trialist and/or editor)