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Table 3 Percent distribution of employed physicians by number of weekly work- hours, gender and age (2008 Census)

From: Is there a doctor in the house? Availability of Israeli physicians to the workforce

  Number of employed physicians Number of weekly work-hours
1–20 21–40 41–60 61+ Unknown
Total physicians 23,818 5 26 45 15 9
Gender
 Male 14,072 4 19 47 19 11
 Female 9724 6 36 41 10 7
Age group
 25–44 8127 2 19 44 24 11
 45–64 13,668 2 28 49 12 9
 65–69 1010 17 42 26 5 11
 65+ 2000 35 38 16 4 8
 70+ 990 53 33 6 3 6
  1. The data were obtained by cross-linking the MoH physician registry and the Census data