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Table 2 Participant characteristics

From: The validity and reliability of a home environment preschool-age physical activity questionnaire (Pre-PAQ)

  Reliability study (n) Validity study (n)
Children 103/105 enrolled 67/105 enrolled
Boys 54 (52%) 35 (52%)
Ages   
   3 year olds 37 (36%) 18 (27%)
   4 year olds 46 (45%) 33 (49%)
   5 year olds 20 (19%) 16 (24%)
Parents 103 67
Relationship to child: mother 95 (92%) 63 (94%)
Socioeconomic status 1   
   Low 7 (7%) 6 (9%)
   Middle 30 (29%) 23 (34%)
   High 66 (64%) 38 (57%)
Ethnicity   
   White (Anglo-Celtic) 90 (87%) 61 (91%)
   Mediterranean 6 (6%) 2 (3%)
   Other ethnicity 7 (7%) 4 (6%)
Mother's education level   
   Completed high school 10 (11%) 9 (14%)
   Apprenticeship/university 85 (89%) 54 (86%)
Marital status of parent completing Pre-PAQ   
   Married/living with partner 96 (93%) 64 (95%)
   Single 7 (7%) 3 (5%)
  1. 1SES based upon residential postcode using the Australian Bureau of Statistics Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (45) organised into tertiles.