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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Descriptive analysis of preschool physical activity and sedentary behaviors – a cross sectional study of 3-year-olds nested in the SKOT cohort

  Total (n = 231) Girls (n = 117) Boys (n = 114) P
Age (months) 36.4 (1.1) 36.3 (1.0) 36.5 (1.2) 0.3
Weight (kg) 14.5 (1.5) 14.2 (1.5) 14.8 (1.5) 0.002
Height (cm) 95.7 (3.4) 94.8 (3.2) 96.6 (3.4) 0.0001
BMI (kg*m−2) 15.8 (1.1) 15.8 (1.2) 15.9 (1.1) 0.6
BMI-for-age-Z-scores 0.23 (0.9) 0.25 (0.9) 0.20 (0.83) 0.7
Overweight/obese (%) 6.5/0 9.4/0 3.5/0 0.07/na
  1. BMI Body mass index. Data are means and SD unless otherwise explained