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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents

From: TV parenting practices: is the same scale appropriate for parents of children of different ages?

  Wii HH NA Total
  n % n % n % n %
Education         
High School or Less 15 19.23 27 67.50 139 58.16 181 50.70
Above High School 63 80.77 13 32.50 100 41.84 176 49.30
Language         
English 78 100.00 17 42.50 112 46.67 207 57.82
Spanish 0 0.00 23 57.50 128 53.33 151 42.18
Ethnicity         
Hispanic 10 12.8 33 82.50 240 100.00 283 79.05
Non-Hispanic 68 87.2 7 17.50 0 0.00 75 20.95
Age         
3-5 years old 0 0.00 0 0.00 240 100.00 240 67.04
5-8 years old 0 0.00 40 100.00 0 0.00 40 11.17
9-12 years old 78 100.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 78 21.79
  1. Note. Wii = children participating in the Wii exergame study [16]; HH = children participating in the Helping Hand study [17]; NA = children participating in the Niños Activos study.