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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of participants (N = 799)

From: College students responding to the Chinese version of Cardiff fertility knowledge scale show deficiencies in their awareness: a cross-sectional survey in Hunan, China

Characteristics Total (N = 799) Male (N = 345) Female (N = 454)
Age (years) Mean (SD) 19.7 (2.0) 19.6 (1.8) 19.8 (2.1)
Range 18 ~ 30 18 ~ 28 18 ~ 30
   n (%) n (%) n (%)
Place of birth City district 332 (41.6) 155 (44.9) 177 (39.0)
Not in the city district 467 (58.4) 190 (55.1) 277 (61.0)
Only child Yes 251 (31.4) 130 (37.7) 121 (26.7)
No 549 (68.6) 215 (62.3) 333 (73.3)
Sexual orientation Heterosexual 733 (91.6) 313 (90.7) 419 (92.3)
Homosexual 15 (1.9) 11 (3.2) 4 (0.9)
Bisexual 52 (6.5) 21 (6.1) 31 (6.8)
Relationship Single 549 (68.7) 243 (70.4) 306 (67.4)
Non-single 250 (31.3) 102 (29.6) 148 (32.6)
Discipline Non-medicine 525 (65.7) 249 (72.2) 276 (60.8)
Medicine 274 (34.3) 96 (27.8) 178 (39.2)
Year of
study
1 416 (52.0) 204 (59.1) 212 (46.7)
2 246 (30.8) 95 (27.5) 151 (33.2)
3 66 (8.3) 22 (6.4) 44 (9.7)
4 or above 71 (8.9) 24 (7.0) 47 (10.4)