Table 1

Medical student demographics and stance on abortion

Students (n = 169) (%)Age group (%)Nationality (n=168) (%)Stance on abortion (%)
Female: 93 (55)20–25 years 66 (39.1)Irish 112 (66.7)Strongly prolife 12 (7.1)
Male: 76 (45)25–30 years 83(49.1)
>30 years 20 (11.8)
North American 49 (29.2)
Other 7 (4.2)
Moderately prolife 20 (11.8)
Neutral 12 (7.1)
Moderately prochoice 52 (30.8)
Strongly prochoice 71 (42.0)
Undecided 2 (1.2)