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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the respondents from semester 1, 5 and 8 at an international medical college from Karachi, Pakistan

From: Attitudes of Pakistani and Pakistani heritage medical students regarding professionalism at a medical college in Karachi, Pakistan

Variable Total sample (Semester 8) (Semester 5) (Semester 1)
  n = 127 n = 25 n = 60 n = 42
Gender n % n % n % n %
Male 55 43.3 11 20 27 49.1 17 30.9
Female 72 56.7 14 19.4 33 45.8 25 34.7
Prior degree         
HSc/FSc/A levels 107 89.1 23 92.0 56 93.3 28 22.8
B.S 13 10.8 2 8.0 3 5% 8 61.5
Citizenship         
Pakistani 51 40.2 16 64 20 33.33 15 35.71
USA 34 26.8 6 24 21 35 7 16.67
Canada 9 7.1 1 4 4 6.66 4 9.52
Other 1 0.8 0 0 1 1.66 0 0
Dual 32 25.2 2 8 14 23.33 16 38.09
Age (Mean ± SD) 21.11 ± 2.72 23.16 ± 1.99 20.84 ± 1.38 20.29 ± 3.80
  1. n = 127.