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Table 3 Demographic characteristics of the quantitative samples

From: Promoting the propensity for blood donation through the understanding of its determinants

Demographic characteristics Sample’s specifics
Donors (N = 173) Non-donors (N = 87)
Frequency Percentage Frequency Percentage
Gender Male 87 50.3% 30 34.5%
Female 86 49.7% 57 65.5%
Age 18–24 30 17.3% 20 23.0%
25–34 67 38.7% 46 52.9%
35–44 32 18.5% 12 13.8%
45–54 33 19.1% 5 5.7%
55–64 10 5.8% 2 2.3%
> 65 1 0.6% 2 2.3%
Educational level Elementary school 17 9.8% / /
High school 104 60.1% 30 34.5%
Bachelor’s 19 11.0% 32 36.8%
Master’s 25 14.5% 19 21.8%
MBA 7 4.0% 5 5.7%
PhD 1 0.6% 1 1.1%
Job Civil servant 99 57.2% 38 43.7%
Private sector employee 13 7.5% 8 9.2%
Student 42 24.3% 30 34.5%
Unemployed 17 9.8% 9 10.3%
Retiree 2 1.2% 2 2.3%