Table 1

Descriptive statistics for independent, dependent, and control variables
Mean (SD) Min Max
Predictors
Hours of televiewing (29 mo) 8.82 (6.17) .56 56
Hours of televiewing (53 mo) 14.85 (8.05) 1.00 49
Outcomes
Standing Long Jump (cm) 117.31 (21.91) 23 184
Waist circumference (cm) 64.77 (8.61) 48 114
Child Characteristics
Sex .50 (.50) 0 1
Weight for gestational age .12 (.42) 0 1
Overeating (29 months) 1.40 (.71) 1 4
Physical Activity (29 months) 3.28 (.92) 1 5
Weight Status (98 months) .24 (.43) 0 1
Age in months (Grade 2) 97.81 (3.10) 92 104
Age in months (Grade 4) 121.80 (3.14) 116 128
Maternal BMI (17 months) 23.71 (4.73) 14.17 47.34
Maternal Education (5 mo) .80 (.40) 0 1.00
Income (5 mo) 6.05 (2.08) 1 9
Immigration Status (5–29 mo) .10 (.29) 0 1

Notes. Maternal education coded as (1 = high school diploma vs. 0 = no high school diploma); Weight for gestational age coded as 1 (bellow the 10th percentile) or 0 (normal weight). Immigration status coded as 0 (non-immigrant) or 1 (immigrant).

Fitzpatrick et al.

Fitzpatrick et al. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2012 9:87   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-9-87

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