Table 2

Students’ report of their patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) and their languages, by number and percentage of respondents (n=325)

QuestionNumber (%)
Do you collect LEP data from your teaching practice patients?
 Yes27 (8.3%)
 No298 (91.7%)
What is your estimation of the percentage of teaching practice patients who are LEP patients?
 Range0–91%
 Average24.69%
 Standard deviation21.92
Languages listed as top three most common of LEP patients
 Spanish35 (100.0%)
 Chinese12 (34.3%)
  Mandarin4 (11.4%)
  Cantonese1 (2.9%)
  No dialect specified7 (20.0%)
 Russian6 (17.1%)
 Vietnamese6 (17.1%)
 Arabic5 (14.3%)
 Korean2 (5.7%)
 Portuguese2 (5.7%)
 Somali2 (5.7%)
 Creole1 (2.9%)
 French1 (2.9%)
 Hmong1 (2.9%)
 Kurdish1 (2.9%)
 Polish1 (2.9%)
 Sudanese1 (2.9%)
 Ukrainian1 (2.9%)