U.S. adult physician gender preference in 2018, by patient gender

Percentage of U.S. adults that prefer a certain gender of doctor as of 2018, by patient gender

U.S. adult physician gender preference in 2018, by patient gender This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults that have select preferences for the gender of their physicians, according to a survey conducted in August 2018. Some 46 percent of women stated that t hey would prefer a female doctor.
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Percentage of U.S. adults that prefer a certain gender of doctor as of 2018, by patient gender

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Male doctorFemale doctorNo preferenceOther/Not sure
Total14%31%51%4%
Female6%46%44%4%
Male23%15%58%4%
Male doctorFemale doctorNo preferenceOther/Not sure
Total14%31%51%4%
Female6%46%44%4%
Male23%15%58%4%
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This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults that have select preferences for the gender of their physicians, according to a survey conducted in August 2018. Some 46 percent of women stated that t hey would prefer a female doctor.
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