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Table 4 Comparison of key sociodemographic characteristics for the ACHESS and CHQ/SDQ normative datasets

From: Parent-reported measures of child health and wellbeing in same-sex parent families: a cross-sectional survey

  CHQ (n) SDQ (n)
ACHESS (219) HOYVS (5355) ACHESS (213) SDQ (3404)
Mean child age, years (SD) 9.41 (3.75) 11.08 (3.53) 6.88 (2.43) 8.15 (2.64)
Boys, n (%) 126 (58.06) 2727 (50.37) 114 (54.03) 1795 (52.73)
Mean parent age, years (SD) 42.43 (6.54) 39.82 (5.96) 41.07 (5.92) 40.13 (6.38)
Parents with tertiary education, n (%) 149 (68.04) 1230 (22.97) 147 (69.34) 1,195 (35.18)
Household income1 > $100,000, n (%) N/A N/A 170 (79.81) 1911 (61.57)
Single parent family, n (%) 18 (8.18) 709 (13.16) 11 (5.16) 585 (17.19)
  1. 1Household income not collected in the HOYVS.