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Table 2 Results of the latent profile analysis per group. Values are absolute frequencies (percentages)

From: How do medical students engaging in elective courses on acupuncture and homeopathy differ from unselected students? A survey

Class – class characteristics (compared to other classes) Acupuncture
(n = 220)
Homeopathy
(n = 113)
Control
(n = 315)
Total
(n = 648)
1 – CAM negative, science high, care low, status high 2 (1%) - 89 (28%) 91 (14%)
2 – CAM neutral, science high & care & status moderate 25 (11%) 22 (19%) 114 (36%) 161 (25%)
3 – CAM interest strong/Acupuncture moderate/Homeopathy positive, science low, care high, status low 24 (11%) 49 (43%) 28 (9%) 101 (16%)
4 – CAM interest strong/Acupuncture positive/Homeopathy neutral, science & care and status moderate 91 (41%) 13 (12%) 26 (8%) 130 (20%)
5 – CAM interest strong, science low, care high, status low 53 (24%) 29 (26%) 18 (6%) 100 (15%)
6 – CAM interest neutral/Acupuncture positive/Homeopathy negative, science moderate, care low, status high 25 (11%) - 40 (13%) 65 (10%)
  1. Bold data indicate the two most frequent classes per group, respectively