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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the study participants

From: Student nurses’ knowledge acquisition on oral medication administration: comparison of lecture demonstration vs. video demonstration

Group Video-assisted
Teaching group (N = 22)
Lecture demonstration group (N = 23)
Age of students in years; mean (SD) 21.36 (0.85) 21.13 (0.87)
Gender, n (%)
 Male 06 (13.3) 07 (15.6)
 Female 16 (35.6) 16 (35.6)
Nationality, n (%)
 Sinhala 21 (95.5) 21 (91.3)
 Tamil 0 (0) 2 (8.7)
 Muslim 01 (4.5) 0 (0)
Religion, n (%)
 Buddhist 21 (95.5) 19 (82.6)
 Hindu 0 (0) 2 (8.7)
 Christian 0 (0) 2 (8.7)
 Islam 1 (4.5) 0 (0)
Residence, n (%)
 Home 5 (22.7) 2 (8.7)
 University Hostel 0 (0) 2 (8.7)
 Boarding House 17 (77.3) 19 (82.6)