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Table 2 Participant Characteristics by Media Condition Group

From: Sustained impact of energy-dense TV and online food advertising on children’s dietary intake: a within-subject, randomised, crossover, counter-balanced trial

  TV only (n = 76) TV plus advergame (n = 78) All (n = 154)
Gender, n (%)    
 Male 37 (48.7) 40 (51.3) 77 (50.0)
 Female 39 (51.3) 38 (48.7) 77 (50.0)
Age, mean ± SD (range), y 9.6 ± 1.5 (7.0–12.3) 9.1 ± 1.8 (6.5–12.9) 9.3 ± 1.6 (6.5–12.9)
BMI for age, n (%) [21]    
 Underweight 4 (5.2) 1 (1.3) 5 (3.3)
 Normal weight 61 (80.3) 63 (80.8) 124 (80.5)
 Overweight 10 (13.2) 9 (11.5) 19 (12.3)
 Obesity 1 (1.3) 5 (6.4) 6 (3.9)
Median household weekly income ($) 1500–1999* 2000–2499** 2000–2499
  1. *5% did not answer; **14% did not answer