Skip to main content

Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: Obesity status trajectory groups among elementary school children

Characteristics Number Percent
Gender
 Male 826 50.03
 Female 825 49.97
Ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic White 522 31.62
 Non-Hispanic Black 375 22.71
 Hispanic 379 22.96
 Asian 375 22.71
Initial Weight Status
 Underweight 54 3.27
 Healthy Weight 1144 69.29
 Overweight 238 14.42
 Obese 215 13.02
School Title I (SES)a
 High SES 1202 72.8
 Low SES 449 27.2
  1. Note. aTitle I status indicates that at least 40 % of students come from low-income families