Table 1

Demographic characteristics of the disciplines sampled

F. Lang.

Medicine

Nursing School

Sociology

All


Class level variables


Mean sample size (range)

29 (25 - 33)

68 (64 - 72)

62 (44 - 90)

87 (55 - 125)

61 (25 - 125)


% women (range)

82 (73 - 90)

78 (75 - 80)

87 (83 - 93)

70 (65 - 77)

79 (65 - 93)


Student level variables


Mean age (range)

20.4 (18 - 27)

19.9 (18 - 24)

24.6 (18 - 48)

20.9 (18 - 64)

21.9 (18 - 64)


Median age (interquartile interval)

20 (19 - 20)

19 (19 - 20)

22 (20 - 25)

20 (19 - 21)

20 (19 - 21)


Riou Franca et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:169   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-169

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