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Table 1 Key informant characteristics (n = 19)

From: Conscientious objection to abortion, the law and its implementation in Victoria, Australia: perspectives of abortion service providers

Characteristic Number
 Female 15
 Sexual and reproductive health service 7
Public Hospital 5
Private Hospital 1
 General Practice 3
 Community health service 2
 Reproductive health service 2
 Sexual health service 1
 Young person’s health service 1
Professional Role  
 General Practitioner 5
 Obstetrician & Gynaecologist 4
 Medical Practitioner 3
 Service Manager 3
 Primary Health Care Nurse 2
 Psychologist 1
 Sexual Health Physician 1
Geographical location
 Metropolitan 11
 Regional 8
  1. *participants were able to indicate they worked for more than one organisation