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Table 1 Participants characteristics

From: Precision medicine from a citizen perspective: a survey of public attitudes towards pharmacogenomics in Flanders

Characteristics Total N (%) 156 (100%)
Sex
 Male 42 (26.9%)
 Female 114 (73.1%)
Age
 18 – 30 85 (54.5%)
 31 – 50 38 (24.4%)
 51 – 70 31 (19.9%)
 70 +  2 (1.3%)
Education level
 Elementary or primary degree 2 (1.3%)
 High school degree 58 (37.2%)
 College degree 38 (24.4%)
 University degree 54 (34.6%)
 Doctorate 4 (2.6%)
Number of average daily drugs
 0 74 (47.4%)
 1 – 5 78 (50.0%)
 5 +  4 (2.6%)
Experienced side-effects due to their drugs
 Yes 72 (46.2%)
 No 34 (21.8%)
 Not that I know of 41 (26.3%)
Not applicable 9 (5.8%)
Stopped their drug because of side-effects1
 Yes 56 (35.6%)
 No 19 (12.2%)
Not applicable 81 (51.9%)
Experienced treatment failure
 Yes 82 (52.6%)
 No 29 (18.6%)
 Not that I know of 36 (23.1%)
Not applicable 9 (5.8%)
Stopped their drug due to treatment failure1
 Yes 70 (44.9%)
 No 15 (9.6%)
Not applicable 71 (45.5%)
  1. The bold entries denote the largest proportion for every question