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Table. 2.

Demographic Characteristics of Participants in the Asian Neurogastroenterology and Motility Association Gastroparesis Survey

Country n Sex (%) Occupation (%) Education (%) Available GES (%)



Male Female GE GS GM Other ≤ 5 yr 6-10 yr 11-20 yr > 20 yr
Bangladesh 26 96.2 3.8 57.7 0.0 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 61.5 38.5 0.0
China 27 48.1 51.9 92.6 0.0 0.0 7.4 3.7 11.1 33.3 51.9 59.3
Hong Kong 2 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 100.0
Indonesia 35 80.0 20.0 51.4 0.0 25.7 22.9 11.4 20.0 42.9 25.7 8.6
Japan 133 91.0 9.0 86.5 6.0 3.0 4.5 0.8 11.3 42.1 45.9 15.0
Malaysia 29 55.2 44.8 20.7 0.0 79.3 0.0 0.0 65.5 34.5 0.0 37.9
Myanmar 2 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 50
The Philippines 2 100.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 50.0 0.0
Singapore 35 65.7 34.3 94.3 0.0 5.7 0.0 40.0 37.1 17.1 5.7 97.1
South Korea 54 85.2 14.8 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.9 33.3 64.8 92.6
Taiwan 55 92.7 7.3 92.7 0.0 5.5 1.8 5.5 32.7 29.1 32.7 58.2
Thailand 31 51.6 48.4 93.5 6.5 6.5 0.0 6.5 35.5 48.4 9.7 54.8
Vietnam 59 40.7 59.3 64.4 10.2 23.7 1.7 20.3 33.9 32.2 13.6 28.8

GE, gastroenterologist; GS, general surgeon; GM, general medicine; Others, medicine subspecialty; GES, gastric emptying scintigraphy.

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