Table 2

Student views about whether their university should train medical and midwifery students on abortion provision, n=309

Total
(n) %
Attends secular universityDegree pursuit
No (%)Yes (%)Medicine—undecided specialty (ref) (%)Medicine—obstetrics/gynaecology specialty (%)Midwifery (%)
Believes their university should provide abortion training to:
 Medical students in general(216) 705474*738054*
 Medical students—gynaecology specialty(243) 796782*768083
 Midwifery students(240) 785883*757587*
 None of the above(16) 521<1*717
  • *P<0.05, based on mixed effect logistic regression analyses accounting for clustering by university. There were 68 missing responses to the question on whether their university should provide abortion training to their students.

  • ref, referent group.