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Table 2 T-test comparison of male and female students

From: Understanding postgraduate students’ perceptions of plagiarism: a case study of Vietnamese and local students in New Zealand

  Gender n M SD t df p
1. Perceived seriousness of plagiarism Male 65 .2873 1.69891 −.986 201 .325
Female 138 .0441 1.61072  
2. Personal factors Male 65 −.3527 1.90523 1.618 201 .107
Female 138 .1116 1.90774  
3. Academic factors Male 65 .1283 1.33251 −.563 201 .574
Female 138 −.0003 1.59832  
4. Assessment factors Male 65 .0998 2.25761 −.345 201 .730
Female 138 −.0183 2.27988  
5. Negative attitudes towards plagiarism Male 65 −.4206 1.48109 2.826 201 .005**
Female 138 .2384 1.58190  
  1. Note: M Mean, SD Standard Deviation, *Significant at .05 level, **Significant at .01 level