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Table 2 Participant Characteristics (N = 192)

From: Patient descriptions of loss of control and eating episode size interact to influence expert diagnosis of ICD-11 binge-eating disorder

WHO Global Region N (%)
 Africa 2 (1.0)
 USA and Canada 47 (24.5)
 Latin America/Caribbean 16 (8.3)
 Eastern Mediterranean 5 (2.6)
 Europe 93 (48.4)
 Southeast Asia 1 (0.5)
 Western Pacific—Asia 20 (10.4)
 Western Pacific—Oceania 8 (4.2)
Demographics N (%) or Mean (SD)
 Female:Male 127:65 (66.1:33.9)
 Age 49.2(10.8)
Clinical Profession N (%)
 Medicine 72 (37.5)
 Psychology 99 (51.6)
 Nursing 3 (1.6)
 Social Work 7 (3.6)
 Other 4 (2.1)
 Counseling 6 (3.1)
 Occupational Therapy 1 (0.5)
Clinical Experience Mean (SD)
 Years of Experience 18.0 (10.4)
 Frequency of encountering individuals with subthreshold or threshold BED (scale of 1–5, 1 = never, 5 = very frequently, multiple times per week)a 3.0 (1.1)
  1. WHO World Health Organization; an = 187