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Table 2 Frequency distribution of actual and perceived weight status

From: Association between actual weight status, perceived weight and depressive, anxious symptoms in Chinese adolescents: a cross-sectional study

  Perceived weight status
  Underweight Normal weight Overweight Total
Actual underweight (n, %)
Boys
   Urban 1(50.0) 0(0) 1(50.0) 2(100)
   Rural 14(63.6) 8(36.4) 0(0) 22(100)
Girls
   Urban 2(100) 0(0) 0(0) 2(100)
   Rural 4(40.0) 6(60.0) 0(0) 10(100)
Actual normal weight (n, %)
Boys
   Urban 80(44.2) 88(48.6) 13(7.2) 181(100)
   Rural 166(44.6) 168(45.2) 38(10.2) 372(100)
Girls
   Urban 40(25.5) 85(54.1) 32(20.4) 157(100)
   Rural 48(18.8) 154(60.4) 53(20.8) 255(100)
Actual overweight (n, %)
Boys
   Urban 9(13.0) 22(31.9) 38(55.1) 69(100)
   Rural 5(26.3) 8(42.1) 6(31.6) 19(100)
Girls
   Urban 0(0) 5(15.6) 27(84.4) 32(100)
   Rural 2(8.7) 14(60.9) 7(30.4) 23(100)
   Total 371 558 215 1144