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Table 1 Demographic and academic overview of the analytical sample, n = 278

From: Engineering students’ attitudinal beliefs by gender and student division: a methodological comparison of changes over time

  Men Women Total
  n = 146 % n = 132 % n = 278 %
Engineering major       
 Biomedical 54 37.0 65 49.2 119 42.8
 Civil 47 32.2 45 34.1 92 33.1
 Mechanical 45 30.8 22 16.7 67 24.1
Student classification
 Lower division 90 61.6 73 55.3 163 58.6
 Upper division 56 38.3 59 44.7 115 41.4
Race/ethnicity
 White only 63 43.5 65 49.2 128 46.2
 Asian only 41 28.3 36 27.3 77 27.8
 Hispanic or Latino 32 22.1 22 16.7 54 19.5
 Multiracial 5 3.5 6 4.6 11 4.0
 Foreign 4 2.76 2 1.5 6 2.2
 Black only 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.4
 Prefer not to answer 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.4