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Table 1 Characteristics of chiropractors, osteopaths, and physiotherapists

From: Complaints about chiropractors, osteopaths, and physiotherapists: a retrospective cohort study of health, performance, and conduct concerns

  Workforce
Chiropractor (n = 5450) Osteopath (n = 2241) Physiotherapist (n = 31,534)
% % %
Age
  < 36 40.4 51.5 52.8
 36-45 27.3 26.9 20.2
 46-55 16.5 10.3 13.8
 56-65 10.0 7.8 9.7
  > 65 5.8 3.5 3.5
Sex
 Female 38.4 54.9 68.2
 Male 61.6 45.1 31.8
Practice location
 Metropolitan 76.0 80.5 81.5
 Regional and remote 24.0 19.5 18.5