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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participating residents in China and Hong Kong

From: A survey of perceived training differences between ophthalmology residents in Hong Kong and China

  China Hong Kong P value
Number 50 20  
Gender (male: female) 16: 34 3:17 0.23*
Age (years, mean ± SD) 30.1 ± 2.9 28.9 ± 2.5 0.15**
Years of training (years, mean ± SD) 2.8 ± 1.5 3.4 ± 1.6 0.19*
Years of training (N, %)    
 Year 1 14 (28.0) 3 (15.0) 0.30*
 Year 2 9 (18.0) 3 (15.0)  
 Year 3 8 (16.0) 6 (30.0)  
 Year 4 11 (22.0) 2 (10.0)  
 Year 5 7 (14.0) 4 (20.0)  
 Year 6 1 (2.0) 2 (10.0)  
Highest educational degree (N, %)    
 Bachelor 10 (20) 17 (85.0) <0.0001*
 Masters or PhD (No., %) 40 (80.0) 3 (15.0)  
Hospital    
 Hong Kong 1   9  
 Hong Kong 2   11  
 China 1 6   
 China 2 10   
 China 3 13   
 China 4 12   
 China 5 9   
  1. SD Standard deviation(50/58)
  2. *Fisher’s exact test
  3. **Student’s t-test