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Table 1 Survey respondent demographics (n = 82). Canadian data for the highest level of education were only available for ages 25–64 (n = 66)

From: Public knowledge, attitudes and practices of vehicle submersion incidents: a pilot study

Characteristic Sample
n (%)
Population (%) p-value
Sex    0.57
 Female 45 (55) (50)  
 Male 37 (45) (50)  
Age
 18-34 y 23 (28) (29) 1.00
 35-54 y 27 (33) (34) 1.00
 55-74 y 31 (38) (29) 0.23
 >75 y 1 (1) (8) 0.03*
Highest education obtained
 High school diploma (or less) 8 (12) (39) 0.0001*
 University, diploma or certificate 18 (27) (38) 0.13
 Bachelor's degree (or higher) 40 (60) (23) 0.0001*
  1. *significant difference (p ≤ 0.05)