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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the US sample

From: The Evidence-based Practice Attitude Scale-36 (EBPAS-36): a brief and pragmatic measure of attitudes to evidence-based practice validated in US and Norwegian samples

Characteristics Values
Gender
 Female 79.8%
 Male 20.2%
Race/ethnicity
 Caucasian 54%
 African American 6.7%
 Hispanic 23%
 Asian American 4.2%
 Native American 0.2%
 Other 11.9%
Highest education
 Ph.D./M.D. 6.9%
 Master’s degree 58.6%
 Some graduate work 5.7%
 Bachelor’s degree 12.3%
 Some college 2.2%
 Associate’s degree 1.7%
 High school diploma 0.5%
 Less than high school diploma 0.2%
Age
 Mean (SD) 36.3 (10.6)
Tenure in mental health (years)
 Mean (SD) 8.5 (7.7)
Tenure in child/adolescent mental health (years)
 Mean (SD) 7.5 (7.6)
Tenure with agency (years)
 Mean (SD) 3.1 (4.2)