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Table 2 Characteristics of questionnaire respondents

From: Acceptability of screening for mental health difficulties in primary schools: a survey of UK parents

Age Mean (SD) (N = 242) 37.5 (7.4)
Gender N (%) (N = 249)
 Female 200 (80.3)
 Male 47 (18.9)
 Transgender 1 (0.4)
 Prefer not to say 1 (0.4)
Ethnicity N (%) (N = 253)
 White - English/Welsh/Scottish/Northern Irish/British 233 (92.1)
 White - Any other White background 8 (3.2)
 Mixed/Multiple ethnic groups -White and Asian 1 (0.4)
 Mixed/Multiple ethnic groups - Any other Mixed/Multiple ethnic background 1 (0.4)
 Asian/Asian British - Indian 1 (0.4)
 Black/African/Caribbean/Black British - African 4 (1.6)
 Black/African/Caribbean/Black British - Caribbean 1 (0.4)
 Prefer not to say 1 (0.4)
Parents with children in each school year N (%)a
 Reception 43 (16.5)
 Year 1 39 (15)
 Year 2 53 (20.4)
 Year 3 45 (17.3)
 Year 4 38 (14.6)
 Year 5 49 (18.9)
 Year 6 71 (27.3)
Responses per school N (% total responses)b
 A 119 (45.8)
 B 21 (8.1)
 C 88 (33.9)
 D 32 (12.3)
  1. aN > 260 because some parents have more than one child enrolled
  2. bSchools are identified by letter to maintain confidentiality