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Table 4 Appreciation: Proportion and characteristics of parents who agree/fully agree with four questions about the parental newsletters

From: Parental involvement and association with adolescents’ fruit and vegetable intake at follow-up: Process evaluation results from the multi-component school-based Boost intervention

   Agree/fully agree Chi square
  n % p
The newsletters provided new information  
All parents 314 19.4  
Gender
 Mother/stepmother 229 15.3 <0.01*
 Father/stepfather 84 29.8  
Education level
 High 43 14.0 0.03*
 Medium 118 14.4  
 Low/none 144 25.0  
The newsletters reminded me of things I already knew  
All parents 315 60.6  
Gender
 Mother/stepmother 231 61.5 0.11
 Father/stepfather 83 57.8
Education level
 High 43 58.1 0.55
 Medium 120 65.0
 Low/none 144 60.4
The newsletters provided useful serving tips for fruits  
All parents 315 29.8  
Gender
 Mother/stepmother 230 30.0 0.30
 Father/stepfather 84 29.8
Education level
 High 43 23.3 0.14
 Medium 119 30.3
 Low/none 144 30.9
The newsletters provided useful serving tips for vegetables  
All parents 314 28.7  
Gender
 Mother/stepmother 229 28.8 0.06
 Father/stepfather 84 28.6
Education level
 High 43 23.3 0.34
 Medium 118 27.1
 Low/none 144 29.9
  1. *Significant difference