Table 2: Demographics of the study’s participants ( ).

Number (%)

Gender
 Women201 (73.09)
 Men74 (26.91)
Prior acupuncture experience (within the last 5 years)
 Never103 (37.45)
 1–3 times79 (28.73)
 4–6 times26 (9.45)
 7–9 times9 (3.27)
 ≥10 times45 (16.36)
Pain-related conditions
 Yes68 (24.73)
 No194 (70.55)

sample 275, within cells totals may not sum to 275 because of missing data.