Table 2

Characteristics of third-year medical students in study, by number and percentage of specified group

CharacteristicTotal StudentsIntervention GroupControl Groupp-value
GenderN=84N=52N=320.08
 Male39 (46.4%)28 (53.9%)11 (34.4%)
 Female45 (53.6%)24 (46.1%)21 (65.6%)
Post-graduation plansN=81N=50N=310.64
 General practice26 (32.1%)17 (34.0%)9 (29.0%)
 Advanced training55 (67.9%)33 (66.0%)22 (71.0%)
Have children at homeN=85N=53N=320.88
 Yes3 (3.5%)2 (3.8%)1 (3.1%)
 No82 (96.5%)51 (96.2%)31 (96.9%)
Mean age (SD)26.6 (3.1)26.3 (3.1)26.9 (3.1)0.38
  • Note: Some students skipped the gender and post-graduation plans questions.