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Table 2 Comparisons between the groups regarding demographic data

From: A randomized controlled trial of well-being therapy to promote adaptation and alleviate emotional distress among medical freshmen

  Intervention group
n = 39
Control group
n = 48
Total
n = 87
Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD
Age 19.49 1.65 20.16 2.37 19.79 2.02
n % n % n %
Gender
 Male 21 53.85 25 52.08 46 52.87
 Female 18 46.15 23 47.92 41 47.13
Family structure
 Single parent 5 12.82 8 16.67 13 14.94
 Two parent 28 71.80 34 70.83 62 71.27
 Other conditions 6 15.38 6 12.50 12 13.79
Origin from city or country
 City 14 35.90 19 39.58 33 37.93
 Country 25 64.10 29 60.42 54 62.07
  1. Note. Using Independent samples t tests and Chi-square tests, there was no significant difference in the demographic variables between the two groups