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Table 1 Demographics for adolescents, resident parents (lives with child ≥50% of the time) and nonresident parents (lives with child <50% of the time)

From: Nonresident parental influence on adolescent weight and weight-related behaviors: similar or different from resident parental influence?

Adolescent 2010 (n = 200)
Female 60% (120)*
Age 14.2 (1.86)
White 23% (45)
African American 31% (61)
Hispanic 9% (19)
Asian American 18% (36)
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander/Other 19% (39)
Resident parent  
Female 80% (160)
Age 41.8 (8.0)
Finished college or More (e.g. MD, PhD) 24% (48)
White 34% (67)
African American 31% (61)
Hispanic 10% (19)
Asian American 18% (35)
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander/Other 7% (14)
Non-resident parent  
Male 70% (140)
Age (years) 43.1 (9.5)
Finished college or More (e.g. MD, PhD) 19% (38)
White 28% (55)
African American 37% (74)
Hispanic 6% (13)
Asian American 18% (35)
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander/Other 9% (18)
  1. *Values presented as mean (standard deviation) or % (n).