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Table 6 Relationship between the number of selfies Egyptian and Saudi students per days and their gender, self-esteem, and body image perception

From: Selfie-related concepts and behaviors among Egyptian and Saudi nursing students: a comparative study

Variables Number of selfie per day for Egyptian students Number of selfie per day among Saudi students
1-5 (n = 121) 6-10 (n = 14) > 10 (n = 15) No. 1-5 (n = 103) 6-10 (n = 27) > 10 (n = 20) No.
No. % No. % No. %. No. % No. % No. %
Gender               
 Female 80 74.1 14 13.0 14 13.0 108 79 80.6 14 14.3 5 5.1 98
 Male 41 97.6 0 .0 1 2.4 42 24 46.2 13 25.0 15 28.8 52
χ2 (p value) 10.9 (0.004) 22.41 (0.0001)
Self-esteem level               
 High self-esteem 65 83.3 6 7.7 7 9.0 78 41 70.7 13 22.4 4 6.9 58
 Need support 52 76.5 8 11.8 8 11.8 68 54 65.1 13 15.7 16 19.3 83
 Low self-esteem 4 100.0 0 .0 0 .0 4 8 88.9 1 11.1 0 .0 9
χ2 (p value) 2.13 (0.7) 7.1 (0.13)
Body image perception               
 Positive body image 59 76.6 7 9.1 11 14.3 77 51 75.0 8 11.8 9 13.2 68
 Negative body image 62 84.9 7 9.6 4 5.5 73 52 63.4 19 23.2 11 13.4 82
χ2 (p value) 3.24 (0.2) 3.4 (0.18)
  1. χ2 test of significance, p < 0.05 (significant)