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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of study participants and environmental characteristics of study parks [n (%) for categorical variables and mean (SD) for continuous variables]

From: Associations between park features and adolescent park use for physical activity

Demographic characteristics of participants (n = 1304) Number (%)
School year 8 448 (34)
School year 9 469 (36)
School year 10 387 (30)
Male 633 (49)
Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander 169 (13)
High SES 618 (47.4)
Proximity to park ≤ 800 m 1026 (78.7)
Reported using park Yes 751 (57.6)
Environmental characteristics of parks (n = 58) Mean (SD)
Park size m2 16,445 (25 396)
Number of participants within 800 m of park 38.8 (24.7)