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Table 2 Characteristics of the children and mothers at baseline (N = 229)

From: Maternal restrictive feeding and eating in the absence of hunger among toddlers: a cohort study

  % (n) or Mean (Standard Deviation)
Child Sex
 Female 47.6 (109)
 Male 52.4 (120)
Child Race/Ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic white 45.0 (103)
 Hispanic or non-white 55.0 (126)
Child weight status
 Underweight 3.0 (5)
 Normal weight 65.9 (108)
 Overweight 16.5 (27)
 Obese 14.6 (24)
Maternal weight status
 Underweight 1.3 (2)
 Normal weight 26.5 (41)
 Overweight 18.7 (29)
 Obese 53.6 (83)
Maternal Education
 High school graduate/GED or less 37.6 (86)
 Some college or completed 2-year degree 62.5 (143)