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Table 1 Demographics of study subjects

From: Anticipated regret in shared decision-making: a randomized experimental study

  All subjects (N = 182) Experimental (N = 88) Control (N = 94) p value
Mean (SD) or N (%)  
Age in years 22.0 (6.6) 21.8 (5.9) 22.1 (7.2) 0.76
Employment status     
 Full-time 13 (7.1) 4 (4.5) 9 (9.6) 0.43
 Part-time 72 (39.6) 35 (39.8) 37 (39.3)
 Unemployed 97 (53.3) 49 (55.7) 48 (51.1)
Academic affiliation     
 Undergraduate 153 (84.1) 72 (81.8) 81 (86.2) 0.70
 Graduate 21 (11.5) 13 (14.8) 8 (8.5)
 Staff 8 (4.4) 3 (3.4) 5 (5.3)
Ethnicity     
 White 54 (29.7) 24 (27.3) 30 (31.9) 0.70
 Black 32 (17.6) 13 (14.8) 19 (20.2)
 Asian/Pacific Islander 68 (37.3) 35 (39.8) 33 (35.1)
 Hispanic 12 (6.6) 7 (8.0) 5 (5.3)
 Declined to state 16 (8.8) 9 (10.2) 7 (7.5)
Citizenship     
 American citizen 155 (85.1) 69 (78.4) 86 (91.5) 0.02
 Green card 20 (11.0) 13 (14.8) 7 (7.4)
 No green card 2 (1.1) 1 (1.1) 1 (1.1)
 Declined to state 5 (2.8) 5 (5.7) 0