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Table 4 Cross Tabulations for Weight Perception Accuracya (N = 2163)

From: Assessing weight perception accuracy to promote weight loss among U.S. female adolescents: A secondary analysis

  Weight Perception  
BMI Percentile Not Overweight Slightly or Very Overweight  
  n (%) n (%) n
Not Overweight or Obese
(< 85th percentile)
1206 (76.77%) 365 (23.23%) 1,571 (100%)
Overweight or Obese
(< 85th percentile)
124 (20.95%) 469 (79.05%) 592 (100%)
n 1,330 (61.49%) 833 (38.51%) 2,163
  1. Note: a chi2(1) 565.78 p < 0.01