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Research Article

Test Anxiety Levels of Board Exam Going Students in Tamil Nadu, India

Table 1

Sociodemographic variables.

Demographic variablesFrequencyPercentageAnxiety level
MildModerateSevere

Age
 15 years1919%2171
 16 years2222%5164
 17 years4242%10283
 18 years1717%113
Sex
 Male5050%4388
 Female5050%1436
Standard
 10th4141%8321
 12th5959%10427
Language
 Tamil7474%11585
 Hindi55%23
 Others2121%5133
Religion
 Hindu7676%14557
 Christian1414%212
 Muslim1010%271
Living area
 Urban100100%18748
 Rural
Parent’s education
 Primary88%685
 Secondary5757%12463
 Graduate3535%20
Family type
 Nuclear 5353%11357
 Joint 4747%839
Parent’s income
 <Rs.50003232%5252
 >Rs.50004848%10353
 >Rs.10,0002020%3143

0 to 50: mild, 51 to 75: moderate, and 76 to 100: severe anxieties.