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Table 2 Participant characteristics

From: Objectively measured active transportation to school and other destinations among 10–13 year olds

Characteristic Number Percent
Sex
 Boy 197 50.8
 Girl 191 49.2
Age (years)
 10 94 24.2
 11 97 25.0
 12 101 26.0
 13 96 24.7
BMI
 Not overweight 287 74.0
 Overweight 62 16.0
 Obese 39 10.1
Race
 White 336 86.6
 Other 52 13.4
Season of Participation
 Winter 101 26.0
 Spring 99 25.5
 Fall 90 23.2
 Summer 98 25.3
Number of Parents in Household
 Dual Parent 335 86.3
 Single Parent 50 12.9
 No response 3 0.8
Number of Siblings in Household
 0 47 12.1
 1 196 50.5
 2 101 26.0
 3+ 44 11.4
Family Income ($ CDN per year)
 50,000 57 14.7
 50,001–100,000 112 28.9
  > 100,000 176 45.4
 No response 43 11.1
Parental Education
 High school or less 32 8.3
 2-year college 115 29.6
 4-year college/university 241 62.1