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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of participating nurses

From: Nurses’ knowledge and attitudes towards palliative care and death: a learning intervention

Variable n %
Gender
 female 94 96.9
Age (years)
 18–30 72 74.2
 31–40 18 18.6
 41–50 7 7.2
Educational status
 associate’s degree (3 years) 12 12.4
 bachelor’s degree 37 38.1
 master’s degree or above 48 49.5
Work experience (years)
 ≤2 16 16.5
 3–5 49 50.5
 6–9 13 13.4
 ≥10 19 19.6
Training needs for palliative care
 no 3 3.1
 yes 94 96.9
Training experience in palliative care
 no 58 59.8
 yes 39 40.2
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