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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of candidates and raters

From: Cutting costs of multiple mini-interviews – changes in reliability and efficiency of the Hamburg medical school admission test between two applications

  2009 2010
  N (%)
Raters 57   94  
Females 23 (40%) 50 (53%)
Candidates invited 80   200  
Candidates tested 78 (98%) 193 (97%)
Females 50 (64%) 112 (58%)
German 71 (91%) 185 (96%)
EU 2 (3%) 5 (2%)
Non-EU 5 (6%) 3 (2%)
  Mean (sd)
Age 20.2 (4.1) 19.8 (1.6)
GPA (highschool) 1.7 (0.2) 1.7 (0.2)
% achieved of max. HAM-Int score 68.7   64.7  
Mean station result 3.43a (0.83) 3.23b (1.05)
  1. ascale from 0–5; bscale from 1–5.