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Table 1 Medical student demographic data

From: This moral coil: a cross-sectional survey of Canadian medical student attitudes toward medical assistance in dying

Year of study Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Response rate % (Participants/Approached) 80% (156/195) 95% (190/200) 84% (59/70)
Gender
% (N)
Female 55% (85) 61% (114) 52% (30)
Male 45% (69) 39% (74) 48% (28)
Religion
% (N)
Atheist 28% (42) 24% (44) 26% (15)
Agnostic 22% (34) 26% (48) 26% (15)
Spiritual but not religious 21% (32) 21% (39) 12% (7)
Religious non-practicing 15% (22) 10% (18) 15% (9)
Religious practicing 14%(21) 19% (36) 21% (12)
Stance on MAiD
 1 – strongly oppose  5 – strongly support Mean (SD) 4.12 (1.02) 4.27 (0.99) 4.19 (0.85)