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Table 1 University students’ characteristics by type of relationship with someone who had a miscarriage

From: University students’ awareness of causes and risk factors of miscarriage: a cross-sectional study

   Do not know anyone, n (%) Myself, partner, family or friend, n (%) Celebrities, n (%) p-value
Total* 674 85 (12.6) 489 (72.6) 100 (14.8)  
Sex
 Female 532 51 (9.6) 391 (73.5) 90 (16.9) < 0.001
 Male 142 34 (23.9) 98 (69.0) 10 (7.0)  
Age
  ≤ 20 152 20 (13.2) 103 (67.8) 29 (19.1) 0.005
 21–22 257 44 (17.1) 175 (68.1) 38 (14.8)  
  ≥ 23 265 21 (7.9) 211 (79.6) 33 (12.5)  
Marital status
 Single 554 78 (14.1) 394 (71.1) 82 (14.8) 0.045
 Other (married, cohabiting…) 120 7 (5.8) 95 (79.2) 18 (15.0)  
Discipline
 Medicine and Health 215 21 (9.8) 159 (74.0) 35 (16.3) 0.023
 Arts and Social Science 179 16 (8.9) 130 (72.6) 33 (18.4)  
 Engineering & Food Science 186 34 (18.3) 135 (72.6) 17 (9.1)  
 Business and Commerce & Law 94 14 (14.9) 65 (69.1) 15 (16.0)  
Level of study
 Undergraduate 535 76 (14.2) 378 (70.7) 81 (15.1) 0.035
 Postgraduate 139 9 (6.5) 111 (79.9) 19 (13.7)  
  1. *Missing data (n = 72)