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Table 1 Respondent personal characteristics

From: Intent to migrate among nursing students in Uganda: Measures of the brain drain in the next generation of health professionals

   Number of respondents Percent of respondents
School Aga Khan 95 60.1%
  Makerere 44 27.8
Program Diploma 90 57.0
  Bachelor 39 24.7
Year in school Year 1 26 34.8
  Year 2 57 16.5
  Year 3 20 36.1
Gender Female 130 82.3
  Male 16 10.1
Marital status Single 70 44.3
  Married 74 46.8
Area lived before age 17 City 61 38.6
  Rural 86 54.4
Ever live in rural area? Yes 130 82.3
  No 18 11.4
Non-government primary school Yes 73 46.2
  No 77 48.7
Father-tertiary education Yes 102 64.6
  No 49 31.0
Mother-tertiary education Yes 66 41.8
  No 85 53.8
From which region? Northern 22 13.9
  Southern 4 2.5
  Western 30 19.0
  Eastern 27 17.1
  Central 64 40.5
Age Avg = 31.6 Age 20–30 51 32.3
  Age 31–40 54 34.2
  Age 41–50 15 9.5
  51 and over 3 1.9
  1. Average number of children: 1.8 kids