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Table 1 Demographics (n = 181)

From: Role of empathy in the perception of medical errors in patient encounters: a preliminary study

  Frequency Percent
Gender
 Male 40 22.10
 Female 141 77.90
Race
 White 127 70.17
 Black 17 9.39
 Other 28 15.47
 Unknown 9 4.97
Ethnicity
 Hispanic/Latino 102 56.35
 Other 69 38.12
 Unknown 10 5.52
Income (USD)
 0–49,400 56 30.94
 49,401–127,550 85 46.96
 > 127,550 40 22.10
Insurance
 Private Health Insurance 165 91.16
 Medicaid/Medicare 8 4.42
 VA Care 1 0.55
 Uninsured 6 3.31
 Other 1 0.55
  Mean SD
Agea 33.51 12.12
  1. aAge only available for 175 of 181 respondents