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Table 1 Socio-economic and demographic characteristics of participants, distributed by gender

From: Infertility: knowledge and attitudes of Moroccan young people—gender approach

Variables and modalities Female n=226 Male
n’=129
P value
Age of youths (years) 20.77 ± 2.2 20.72 ± 2.9 0.10
Group age
 15-18 years 32 (14.2%) 30 (23.3%) 0.030
 18-24 years 194 (85.8%) 99 (76.7%)  
Education level
 Primary school 8 (3.5%) 13 (10.1%)  
 College 17 (7.5%) 23 (17.8%) 0.001
 High school 201 (88.9%) 93 (72.1%)  
Origin
 Urban 166 (73.5%) 78 (60.5%)  
 Rural 60 (26.5%) 51 (39.5%) 0.011
Parental socioeconomic status
 Low income 45 (19.9%) 26 (20.2%)  
 With middle income 165 (73.0%) 99 (76.7%) 0.292
 With high income 16 (7.1%) 4 (3.1%)  
  1. Statistical significance at p<0.05