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Table 1 Socio-demographic information from first survey of participants (n = 610) *

From: Girls' perception of physical environmental factors and transportation: reliability and association with physical activity and active transport to school

Factors Number %**
Age   
10–11 years 173 28.4
12 years 129 22.3
13 years 172 27.1
14–15 years 122 19.6
Grade   
6th 311 51.0
8th 299 49.0
Race/Ethnicity   
Caucasian 295 48.8
Black 113 18.7
Hispanic 85 14.1
Asian/Pacific Islander 19 3.1
Other 10 1.7
Multi-racial 21 3.5
Site   
Tuscon, AZ 107 17.5
San Diego, CA 103 16.9
Baltimore, MD 105 17.2
Minneapolis, MN 105 17.2
Columbia, SC 98 16.1
New Orleans, LA 92 15.1
  1. *Numbers may not add to 100 due to missing values.
  2. **Percent from the first survey completed by participants.