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Table 1 Demographics of the children with valid data

From: Ethnic differences in sedentary behaviour in 6–8-year-old children during school terms and school holidays: a mixed methods study

  All children (n = 104) WB children (n = 60) SA children (n = 44)
Age (years), mean(SD) 7.51 (0.52) 7.48(0.50) 7.50 (0.54)
Male (%) 51 (49.04) 29 (48.33) 22 (50.00)
Low SES (%)
Medium SES (%)
High SES (%)
44 (42.31)
45 (43.27)
15(14.42)
9 (15.00)
36 (60.00)
15 (25.00)
35 (79.55)
9(20.45)
0 (0.00)
Normal weight (%)
Overweight (%)
Obese (%)
78 (75)
11 (10.58)
15 (14.42)
46 (76.67)
9 (15)
5 (8.33)
32 (72.73)
2 (4.55)
10 (22.73)
zbmiuk (SD) 0.32 (1.20) 0.30 (1.03) 0.34 (1.40)
  1. zbmiuk – child bmi z scores based on the British growth reference (UK90)