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Table 2 Characteristics of participants

From: Are parental concerns for child TV viewing associated with child TV viewing and the home sedentary environment?

  Total (n = 1128) Younger children (n = 450) Older children (n = 678)
Sex (% boys) 49 52 47
Maternal education    
   Low 22 22 22
   Medium 40 39 40
   High 38 39 38
TV viewing (mins/day) 186.20 (93.07) 164.37 (87.20) 200.74 (94.08)***
  1. Pearson's X2 tests of significance, Independent t-tests for TV viewing (continuous variable)
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001