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Table 6 Student BMI

From: Impact of school-based vegetable garden and physical activity coordinated health interventions on weight status and weight-related behaviors of ethnically diverse, low-income students: Study design and baseline data of the Texas, Grow! Eat! Go! (TGEG) cluster-randomized controlled trial

  Comparison (%) WAT (%) LGEG (%) WAT + LGEG (%) Total (%) P-value
Normal Weight (<85th percentile) 135 (53.2) 143 (47.5) 168 (50.8) 187 (54.2) 633 (51.4)  
Overweight (>= 85th and <95th percentile) 40 (15.8) 48 (15.9) 77 (23.3) 66 (19.1) 231 (18.8)  
Obese (> = 95th percentile) 79 (31.1) 110 (36.5) 86 (25.9) 92 (26.7) 367 (29.8)  
Total 254 301 331 345 1231 <0.001
  1. Abbreviations: LGEG Learn, Grow, Eat & Go!, WAT Walk Across Texas