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Table 5 Troop environment and troop leader behavior by condition

From: A group-randomized controlled trial for health promotion in Girl Scouts: Healthier Troops in a SNAP (Scouting Nutrition & Activity Program)

  Intervention Troops Control Troops X2 Significance
Meeting time was structured (%) 97.4 90.3 5.44 P = .020
PA knowledge content (%) 6.0 0.3 6.38 P = .012
HE knowledge content (%) 11.7 0.4 13.64 P < .001
Family connection content (%) 3.1 0.0 3.09 P = .079
Any PA promotion (%) 16.6 1.5 23.46 P < .001
Any HE promotion (%) 18.9 0.4 18.14 P < .001
No PA or HE promotion (%) 64.5 99.1 1167.7 P < .001
Any PA discouragement (%)a 0.2 0.6 4.64 P = .031
Any HE discouragement (%)a 0 0.3 5.88 P = .015
No PA or HE discouragement (%)a 99.8 99.1 9.63 P = .002
  1. Note: PA = Physical activity; HE = healthful eating; aThis X2 calculated based on actual observed number, rather than percent
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