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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of children by sibling birth order (n = 174)

From: Sibship, physical activity, and sedentary behavior: a longitudinal, observational study among Mexican-heritage sibling dyads

  Older Sibling (n = 87) Younger Sibling (n = 87)
n (%) years (std) n (%) years (std)
Age   11.2 (1.6)   8.3 (1.6)
Gender
 Male 42 (48.3)   44 (50.6)  
 Female 45 (51.7) 43 (49.4)
Nativity
 United States 70 (80.5)   81 (93.1)  
 Mexico 17 (19.5) 6 (6.9)