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Table 2 Candidate characteristics

From: Evaluation of Situational Judgment Tests in student selection in Indonesia and the impact on diversity issues

Variable Year 2017 Year 2018
n % n %
Gender
 Male 304 68.16 347 68.31
 Female 142 31.84 161 31.69
High school origin
 Java Bali 389 87.22 452 88.98
 Sumatera 34 7.62 30 5.91
 Kalimantan–Sulawesi 13 2.91 12 2.36
 Overseas 10 2.24 14 2.76
Father educational background
 Elementary school – high school 28 6.28 33 6.50
 Vocational - Bachelor 206 46.19 230 45.28
 Masters - Doctoral 212 47.53 245 48.23
Mother educational background
 Elementary school – high school 47 10.54 54 10.63
 Vocational - Bachelor 265 59.42 296 58.27
 Masters - Doctoral 134 30.04 158 31.10
Ethnicity
 Indonesian 169 37.89 197 38.78
 Javanese 130 29.15 136 26.77
 Sumatran 52 11.66 59 11.61
 Chinese 35 7.85 39 7.68
 Other 33 7.40 42 8.27
 Mixed ethnicity 27 6.05 35 6.89