Table 2

Demographics of dental and dental hygiene students participating in study

N (Percentage)
Gender
 Male44 (36.4%)
 Female69 (57.0%)
Age in years
 20–2215 (21.4%)
 23–2561 (50.4%)
 26–3029 (24.0%)
 Over 308 (6.6%)
Race/ethnicity
 White99 (81.8%)
 Asian and White1 (0.8%)
 Black/African American8 (6.6%)
 American Indian/Alaska Native and Black/African American10 (8.3%)
 Black/African American and White2 (1.7%)
 American Indian/Alaska Native and Black/African American1 (0.8%)
 Hispanic or Latino5 (4.1%)
Program
 Doctor of Dental Surgery89 (73.6%)
 Dental Hygiene24 (19.8%)
  • Note: Race/ethnicity categories are those of the U.S. Census Bureau. Percentages may not total 100 percent due to nonrespondents and/or rounding.