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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

General characteristics of male nursing students (N=193)

Characteristics Categories n % Mean±SD (range)
Completed woman’s health courses Completed 95 49.2
Not completed 98 50.8
Age (year) ≤22 80 41.5 22.8±3.23 (18∼46)
>22 100 51.8
Not answered 13 6.7
School year 1 55 28.5
2 27 14.0
3 74 38.3
4 37 19.2
Type of school system 4 year college 193 100.0
3 year college 0 0
Military service Served 125 64.8
Not served 54 28.0
Exempted 6 3.1
Others 8 4.1
Religion Protestant 62 32.1
Catholic 9 4.7
Buddhism 3 1.6
Others 2 1.0
None 117 60.6
Perceived social class Upper class 6 3.1
Upper middle class 66 34.2
Lower middle class 93 48.2
Lower class 24 12.4
Not answered 4 2.1
Motivation of choice of majora) Family suggestion 80 41.5
One’s own intension 112 58.0
Influence of the mass media 2 1.0
Ease of employment 77 39.9
Attractiveness of nursing 45 23.3
Others 8 4.1
Presence of nurses among relatives Yes 110 57.0
No 76 39.4
Don’t know 7 3.6
Presence of a sister Yes 107 55.4
No 86 44.6
The hardest part of school life Relationship with female students 23 11.9
Course work 96 49.7
Clinical practicum 35 18.1
Prejudice around 5 2.6
Others 22 11.4
Not answered 12 6.2

a)Multiple choice.

Stress 2020;28:213-20 https://doi.org/10.17547/kjsr.2020.28.4.213
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