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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Medical and midwifery students’ views on the use of conscientious objection in abortion care, following legal reform in Chile: a cross-sectional study

 NumberPercent
Total333100
Female20963
Age group
 17–198024
 20–2419759
 25–375617
Type of degree being pursued
 Midwifery8325
 Medicine-Planning to specialize in Obstetrics/Gynecology8626
 Medicine-Specialty undecided/unknown16449
Year in medical or midwifery school
 1st-2nd14644
 3rd-4th10832
 5th–7th/Just graduated7924
Born in Chile32698
Lived one year or more outside of Chile196
Region where completed high school
 Santiago metropolitan region25978
 Northern Chile247
 Southern Chile4714
 Other country3< 1
Single/not married32798
Political affiliation
 Right/center right8124
 Center278
 Left/center left15848
 None6720
Frequency of religious service attendance
 Once a week/2–3 times a month4213
 Once a month/2–3 times a year5015
 Hardly ever/never23772
Religion
 Catholic12136
 Evangelical/Protestant155
 Other155
 None/Atheist/Agnostic18255
University type
 Private-Secular13841
 Private-Religious7121
 Public-Secular12437