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Table 3 Current wait-times for clients without an immediate assessment need (% agreement)

From: Characterising Australian memory clinics: current practice and service needs informing national service guidelines

  Overall (n = 55) Metropolitan (n = 40) Regional (n = 15) Public (n = 42) Private (n = 13)
Within 1 month 12.7 15.0 6.7 4.8** 38.5**
Within 2 months 21.8 25.0 13.3 19.0 30.8
Within 3 months 38.2 37.5 40.0 42.9 23.1
Within 6 months 20.0 17.5 26.7 23.8 7.7
6-12 months 3.6 2.5 6.7 4.8 0.0
Longer than 12 months 3.6 2.5 6.7 4.8 0.0
  1. ** Significant difference between public and private (Chi-square; p < .01)