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Table 1 Characteristics of participants retained in follow-up phase

From: Long-term outcomes (2 and 3.5 years post-intervention) of the INFANT early childhood intervention to improve health behaviors and reduce obesity: cluster randomised controlled trial follow-up

Characteristic Total sample
(n = 361)
Control
(n = 182)
Intervention
(n = 179)
M (SD) M (SD) M (SD)
Child sex, female (%) 46.0 44.0 48.0
Child age at first follow-up (y) 3.6 (0.2) 3.6 (0.2) 3.6 (0.2)
Child age at second follow-up (y) 5.1 (0.1) 5.0 (0.1) 5.1 (0.1)
Birthweight (g) 3362.0 (595.6) 3368.2 (622.3) 3355.8 (569.3)
Main carera age at first follow-up (y) 35.7 (4.3) 35.6 (4.3) 35.8 (4.3)
Main carer highest level of education at baseline (child age 4 m) (%)
 Some high school 18.3 17.0 19.6
 Completed high school / trade / certificate 21.6 18.7 24.6
 University 60.1 64.3 55.9
Main carer employed at first follow-up (%) 50.8 52.4 49.3
Main carer born in Australia (%) 80.3 79.7 81.0
English main language spoken at home (%) 93.9 93.4 94.4
  1. aAll main carers were mothers apart from one father