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Table 1 The participants’ demographic characteristics

From: Perception of and anxiety about COVID-19 infection and risk behaviors for spreading infection: an international comparison

  Japan UK Spain
n % n % n %
Age
 20 s 791 19.9 393 19.8 396 19.8
 30 s 793 19.9 398 20.0 400 20.1
 40 s 800 20.1 399 20.1 399 20.0
 50 s 799 20.1 399 20.1 400 20.1
 ≥ 60 s 798 20.0 398 20.0 400 20.1
 Total 3981 100 1987 100 1995 100
Gender
 Male 1984 49.8 993 50.0 997 50.0
 Female 1997 50.2 994 50.0 998 50.0
 Total 3981 100 1987 100 1995 100
Educational background
 Junior high school/Secondary school 106 2.7 258 13.0 379 19.0
 High school/A-level or equivalent 1223 30.7 601 30.2 242 12.1
 Diploma course or vocational school 876 22.0 306 15.4 526 26.4
 University degree or above 1776 44.6 822 41.4 848 42.5
 Total 3981 100 1987 100 1995 100
Infected family or relatives
 Yes 17 0.4 498 25.1 779 39.0
 No 5909 95.1 1183 59.5 939 47.1
 Uncertain 177 4.4 306 15.4 277 13.9
 Total 3981 100 1987 100 1995 100
Infected persons in your workplace
 Yes 45 1.1 342 17.2 377 18.9
 No 3744 94.0 1263 63.6 1278 64.1
 Uncertain 192 4.8 382 19.2 340 17.0
 Total 3981 100 1987 100 1995 100