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Table 1 Demographic information for children by intervention allocation

From: Evaluation of the impact of a school gardening intervention on children’s fruit and vegetable intake: a randomised controlled trial

  RHS-led (n=312) Teacher-led (n=329)
  Mean SE 95% CI Mean SE 95% CI
Child characteristic       
 Age (years) 8.2 0.07 8.1, 8.4 8.1 0.06 8.0, 8.3
 Boys (%) 50    51   
Ethnicity n (%)       
 White 92 (30)    117 (35)   
 Mixed 18 (6)    22 (7)   
 Asian or British Asian 72 (23)    39 (12)   
 Black or British Black 38 (12)    55 (17)   
 Chinese or other ethnic group 10 (3)    8 (2)   
 Prefer not to say 82 (26)    88 (27)   
School characteristic       
 FSME (%) 33    24   
 IMD score 34 0.89 32.2, 35.8 30 0.78 27.9, 31.0
 Children with English as an additional language (%) 54    38   
  1. FSME: Free school meal eligibility;
  2. IMD score: Index of multiple deprivation score.