Table 2

Participant characteristics

Gender*Number (n)Per cent (%)
 Female13667.7
 Male6532.3
Ethnic origin
 White British13765.2
 Other White background3918.6
 Asian or Asian British94.3
 Chinese73.3
 Other167.7
 Preferred not to state ethnicity21.0
Occupation
 Student6631.4
 Administrator/secretary2712.9
 Academic2511.9
 Postgraduate student2110.0
 Researcher199.0
 Teaching125.7
 Healthcare professional83.8
 Currently not working/retired73.3
 Technician/programmer73.3
 Care work41.9
 Engineering21.0
 Other125.7
Highest level of education
 Secondary school104.8
 Some college3114.8
 Bachelor's degree5023.8
 Master's degree5827.6
 Doctoral degree4421.0
 Other178.1