Although we are aware of this limitation, the 2001 NFPWS data set is the only large national-based survey of the population of family physicians.
Our analysis is also limited by the absence of attitudinal measures, which unfortunately, are not contained in the 2001 NFPWS (or other CFPC surveys).
"The National Family Physician Workforce Survey (NFPWS) 2001," Retrieved August 26, 2005 (http://www.cfpc.ca/English/cfpc/research/janus%20project/nfpws/default.
(2.) The CFPC made 30 percent of its 2001 NFPWS data set publicly available.