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Table 1 Baseline participant characteristics by randomization group

From: Embedding weight management into safety-net pediatric primary care: randomized controlled trial

Characteristics Standard Care Alone (n = 182) Standard Care + Enhanced Program (n = 178) p-value
Age in years, mean (SD) 9.3 (1.7) 9.3 (1.7) 0.67
Male, n (%) 94 (51.6) 81 (45.5) 0.24
Race/Ethnicity, n (%)    0.47
 Hispanic/Latino 132 (72.5) 135 (75.8)  
 Non-Hispanic Black 36 (19.80) 27 (15.2)  
 White, Asian, and others 14 (7.8) 16 (9.0)  
Spanish Spoken in Home, n (%) 112 (61.5) 108 (60.7) 0.87
Parent/Guardian highest education    0.12
level, n (%) 79 (43.4) 96 (53.9)  
  < High School 55 (30.2) 41 (23.0)  
 High School or GED 48 (26.4) 41 (23.0)  
  > High School    
Household income, n (%)    0.33
  ≥ $30,000 14 (7.7) 22 (12.4)  
  < $30,000 133 (73.1) 125 (70.2)  
 Unknown 35 (19.2) 31 (17.4)  
BMI Z-score, mean (SD) 2.02 (0.39) 1.95 (0.42) 0.12
  1. BMI, Body Mass Index
  2. GED, General Equivalency Diploma