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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: Physical activity barriers and facilitators among working mothers and fathers

Variable Mean (SD)/Freq (%)
  Mothers (n = 13) Fathers (n = 12)
Age 38.46 (7.49) 38.83 (4.97)
Number of children 2.08 (0.95) 2.00 (1.21)
Age of youngest child 6.07 (4.49) 3.02 (1.85)
Employment status   
   Full-time 13 (100%) 10 (83.3%)
Hours worked per week 44.08 (7.07) 38.96 (8.15)
Marital status   
   Married 11 (84.6%) 12 (100%)
Race   
   White 12 (92.3%) 10 (83.3%)
   African American 1 (7.7%) 2 (16.7%)
Education   
   <College graduate 1 (7.7%) 3 (25.0%)
   College graduate 4 (30.8%) 2 (16.7%)
   Advanced degree 8 (61.5%) 7 (58.3%)
Annual household income   
   <$40,000 2 (15.4%) 0
   >$40,000 11 (84.6%) 9 (75.0%)
   Not disclosed 0 3 (25.0%)
Physical activity level   
   Active 6 6
Irregularly active 3 3
Inactive 4 3