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Table 1 Characteristics of the participants

From: Measuring therapeutic engagement in acute mental health inpatient environments: the perspectives of service users and mental health nurses

Variable Service users Nurses
n 628 543
Gendera
 Female 50 35
 Male 33 8
 Not stated 575 500
 Ethnicity
 White British 28 40
 Black or Black mixed 8 25
 Asian or Asian mixed 7 5
 Not stated 585 473
Ageb
 20–30 38
 31–40 19
 41–50 13
 51–60 5
 61–70 1
 Not stated 467
Educationb
 Higher degree 7
 University degree 48
 University diploma 4
 Other 5
 Not stated 479
 Grade
 Band 5   38
 Band 6   13
 Band 7   4
 Band 8   1
 Not stated   487
  1. aAll values from here onwards are in %
  2. bNot collected for SUs