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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants (n = 252)

From: Medical students’ awareness of health issues, attitudes, and confidence about caring for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender patients: a cross-sectional survey

Training Sexuality
 Year 1 57 (22.6%)  Heterosexual 202 (80.2%)
 Year 2 44 (17.5%)  Gay or lesbian 14 (5.6%)
 Year 3 51 (20.2%)  Bisexual 29 (11.5%)
 Intercalating 20 (7.9%)  Asexual 1 (0.4%)
 Year 4 44 (17.5%)  Other orientation not listed 6 (2.4%)
 Year 5 36 (14.3%) Religion
Gender  No religion 142 (56.3%)
 Male 94 (37.3%)  Buddhist 8 (3.2%)
 Female 158 (62.7%)  Christian 63 (25.0%)
 Non-binary 0 (0.0%)  Hindu 11 (4.4%)
 Other 0 (0.0%)  Jewish 3 (1.2%)
Gender same as assigned at birth  Muslim 19 (7.5%)
 Yes 250 (99.2%)  Sikh 4 (1.6%)
 No 2 (0.8%)  Any other religion 2 (0.8%)
    Median age (Q1−Q3) 22 (20–23)