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Table 1 Demographic data of the respondents

From: Perceptions of education quality and influence of language barrier: graduation survey of international medical students at four universities in China

  University A (n) University B (n) University C (n) University D (n) Total (n/%)
Questionnaire distributed 56 135 69 20 280
Respondents 54 112 35 8 209 (100%)
Gender
 Male 38 80 14 6 138 (66.0%)
 Female 16 32 21 2 71 (34.0%)
Age upon graduation
 Invalid a 0 2 1 0 3 (1.4%)
 22–24 35 55 15 2 107 (51.2%)
 25–27 19 47 19 6 91 (43.5%)
 28–30 0 7 0 0 7 (3.4%)
 31–33 0 1 0 0 1 (0.5%)
Country of origin
 India 38 69 13 2 122 (58.4%)
 Nepal 9 36 0 0 45 (21.5%)
 Bangladesh 4 5 0 0 9 (4.3%)
 Mauritius 0 0 7 0 7 (3.3%)
 Sri Lanka 0 0 7 0 7 (3.3%)
 Thailand 0 0 6 0 6 (2.9%)
 Pakistan 0 2 0 3 5 (2.4%)
 Ghana 0 0 1 1 2 (1.0%)
 Somalia 2 0 0 0 2 (1.0%)
 Afghanistan 0 0 0 1 1 (0.5%)
 Comoros 1 0 0 0 1 (0.5%)
 Indonesia 0 0 1 0 1 (0.5%)
 Jordan 0 0 0 1 1 (0.5%)
  1. Note: a Three respondents accidentally type their graduation year “2019” instead of their age, so their responses to this question were considered as invalid