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Table 1 Percentage distribution (n) of participating students by socio-demographic characteristics and country.

From: Predicting intention to treat HIV-infected patients among Tanzanian and Sudanese medical and dental students using the theory of planned behaviour - a cross sectional study

  Tanzania Sudan
  % (n) % (n)
Age   
Younger ≤ 22 yr 17.1 (79) 69.6 (438)
Older >22 yr 82.9 (383) 30.4 (191)**
Sex   
Male 77.5 8368) 28.0 (177)
Female 22.5 (107) 72.0 (456)**
Father's education   
Low (below university) 52.6 (246) 18.8 (119)
High (university) 47.4 (222) 81.2 (514)**
Mother's education   
Low (below university) 71.4 (330) 52.9 (334)
High (university) 28.6 (132) 47.1 (297)
Year of study   
1st - 4th study year 74.6 (355) 64.0 (410)
5th study years 25.4 (121) 36.0 (231)**
Preferred future workplace   
Urban 78.5 (365) 86.7 (540)
Rural 21.5 (100) 13.3 (83)**
Past experience care to HIV infected patients   
No 59.5 (270) 90.9 (501)
Yes 40.5 (184) 9.1 (50)**
  1. **p < 0.001 *p < 0.05