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Table 1 Demographics of schools according to gender, ethnicity and year

From: Assessment of the knowledge and attitudes regarding HIV/AIDS among pre-clinical medical students in Israel

Variable The Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (n=200) Tel Aviv University (n=289) The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (n=276) Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (n=150) Total (n=915)
Gender:      
  % Male 44.5 36 47.1 49.3 43.4
  % Female 54.5 63.7 52.9 50.7 56.3
  % NA 1 0.3 0 0 0.3
Ethnicity:      
  % Jewish 67.5 86.2 89.9 91.3 84
  % Non-Jewish 32 13.8 9.8 8.7 15.8
  % NA 0.5 0 0.3 0 0.2
Year:      
  % First year 36.5 40.83 45.29 36.66 40.5
  % Second year 37 36.33 31.88 28.67 33.9
  % Third year 26.5 22.84 22.83 34.67 25.6
  1. The percentage is calculated from the total number of medical students in years1–3 at each university.
  2. NA represents students who did not answer the specific question.
  3. Non-Jewish includes all the students who declared themselves to be Muslim, Christian, Druze, Bedouin or Other (8%, 5.2%, 1.5%, 0.4%, and 0.5% respectively).