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Table 1 The distribution and characteristics of schools and classes recruited to take part in the pilot study within each country

From: Sexual Health questions included in the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) Study: an international methodological pilot investigation

   Number of respondents in class
(Class n)
  1 2 3 4 5 6
France
 Mean = 14.93, Median = 15.00,
 SD = 1.08
 F = 59.2%, n = 45
School 1
 Urban public junior high school
 Mean = 15, Median = 15,
 SD = .000, F = 66.7%, n = 8
12      
School 2
 Urban private vocational high school
 Mean = 16.62, Median = 17
 SD = .506, F = 38.5, n = 5
9 4     
School 3
 Rural public junior high school
 Mean = 14.49, Median = 14
 SD = .857, F = 62.7, n = 32
15 19 17    
Hungary
 Mean = 15.77, Median = 15.00, SD = .92
 F = 56.4%, n = 106
School 1
 Suburban public high school
 Mean = 15.77, Median = 15
 SD = .924, F = 56.4, n = 106
28 33 33 32 28 34
Ireland
 Mean = 15.92, Median = 16.00, SD = .55
 F = 37.7%, n = 86
School 1
 Urban mixed gender school
 Mean = 16.59, Median = 17
 SD = .568, F = 48.3, n = 14
18 11     
School 2
 Urban boys school
 Mean = 15.85, Median = 16
 SD = .428, F = 0, n = 0
14 23 20 19 22 19
School 3
 Urban girls school
 Mean = 15.82, Median = 16
 SD = .459, F = 100, n = 34
18 16     
School 4
 Urban girls school
 Mean = 15.65, Median = 16
 SD = .485, F = 100, n = 34
34      
School 5
 Urban mixed vocational school
 Mean = 16.07, Median = 16
 SD = .730, F = 28.6, n = 4
14      
Portugal
 Data not available
School 1
 Urban public high school
30      
Romania
 Mean = 14.69, Mean = 15.00, SD = .53
 F = 58.9%, n = 53
School 1
 Urban public high school
 Mean = 14.69, Median = 15
 SD = .533, F = 58.9, n = 53
11 26 29 24