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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the respondents

From: Knowledge and attitudes about transcranial magnetic stimulation among psychiatrists in China

Demographic characteristic No. (%) of Respondents
Gender
 Men 268 (51.3)
 Women 254 (48.7)
Age  
 21–30 years 66 (12.6)
 31–40 years 236 (45.2)
 41–50 years 147 (28.2)
  > 50 years 73 (14.0)
Professional title
 Resident doctor 132 (25.3)
 Attending physician 205 (39.3)
 Associate chief physician 125 (23.9)
 Chief physician 60 (11.5)
Educational background
 College 22 (4.2)
 Bachelor’s degree 342 (65.5)
 Master’s degree 113 (21.6)
 Doctoral degree 45 (8.6)
Years of work
 1–10 years 214 (41.0)
 11–20 years 168 (32.2)
  > 20 years 140 (26.8)
Type of hospital
 Public hospital level I 44 (9.4)
 Public hospital level II 149 (28.5)
 Public hospital level III 329 (63.0)
Psychiatric affiliation
 General hospital 145 (27.8)
 Specialized hospital 377 (22.2)
Onsite clinical rTMS program
 No 71 (13.6)
 Yes 451 (86.4)
Trained in rTMS theory
 No 292 (55.9)
 Yes 230 (44.1)
Trained in rTMS manipulation
 No 373 (71.5)
 Yes 149 (28.5)
Number of provinces and cities 30