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Table 1 Characteristics of women filling in the three questionnaires

From: Analysis of motivations that lead women to participate (or not) in a newborn cohort study

  Motivation to participate questionnaire (n = 430) Motivation to refuse questionnaire (n = 304) Motivation to withdraw questionnaire (n = 145) p value
Median age, (IQR) 33.8 (31.0-36.7) 34.6 (31.0-36.4) 33.8 (30.0-36.3) 0.6
Level of education, n (%)     
- Elementary/Middle school 62 (14.4) 46 (15.1) 37 (25.5) 0.008*
- High school /University degree 368 (85.6) 258 (84.9) 108 (74.5)  
  1. * significant differences between first and third columns and between second and third columns (Fisher exact two tailed test, respectively p = 0.003 and p = 0.009).