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Table 1 Means and standard deviations or percentages for the main variables under study

From: Hungry for an intervention? Adolescents’ ratings of acceptability of eating-related intervention strategies

Variable Mean (or percentages) Standard Deviation
Age 13.2 years (range 10–17) 1.9
Gender 50.9 % boys n.a.
49.1 % girls
Weight status 11.9 % underweight n.a.
71.5 % normal weight
13.4 % overweight
3.2 % obese
Family affluence status 11.7 % low FAS n.a.
35.8 % medium FAS
52.5 % high FAS
Immigrant status 94.2 % native n.a.
5.8 % immigrant
Overall acceptance of intervention strategies 3.20 (range 1–5) 0.83
Healthy food intake (average daily intake) 4.0 (range 0–10) 2.3
Unhealthy food intake (average daily intake) 3.9 (range 0–10) 2.4