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Table 1 Demographic characteristics by gender and ethnic group

From: A study of ethnic, gender and educational differences in attitudes toward COVID-19 vaccines in Israel – implications for vaccination implementation policies

  Males Females
Jews
N = 297
Arabs
N = 134
P. value Jews
N = 309
Arabs
N = 217
P. value
Age (years) 51.9 ± 15.3
[50,30–85]
41.0 ± 11.3
[37,30–88]
< 0.0001 49.6 ± 12.7
[50,30–79]
42.2 ± 9.5
[40,30–65]
< 0.0001
Family status
 Single 51 (17.2) 31 (23.1) 0.1444 84 (27.2) 50 (23.0) 0.2830
 In a relationship 246 (82.8) 103 (76.9) 225 (72.8) 167 (77.0)
Number of children 2.8 ± 1.9
[3,0–13]
1.7 ± 1.7
[1.5,0–8]
< 0.0001 2.7 ± 1.9
[3,0–11]
2.5 ± 1.9
[2,0–13]
0.4464
Education
 12 years or professional training 142 (47.8) 42 (31.3) 0.0014 145 (46.9) 65 (30.0) < 0.0001
 Academic degree 155 (52.2) 92 (68.7)   164 (57.1) 152 (70.0)  
Religiosity
 Not religious/traditional 232 (78.1) 110 (82.1) 0.3454 249 (80.6) 171 (78.8) 0.6162
 Religious 65 (21.9) 24 (17.9) 60 (19.4) 46 (21.2)
  1. Note: Categorical data are reported as n (%) and continuous variables reported as mean ± SD [median, range]
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