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Table 2 Participant characteristics

From: Life on holidays: differences in activity composition between school and holiday periods in Australian children

  Boys Girls All
n (%) 172 (47) 194 (53) 366
Age (years) 13.4 (2.3) 13.4 (2.3) 13.4 (2.3)
BMI (kg/m2) 20.3 (4.0) 21.2 (4.1) 20.8 (4.1)
BMI z-score 0.51 (1.24) 0.57 (1.15) 0.54 (1.19)
% overweight/obese 27 30 29
SEIFA IRSD 1005 (66) 1001 (70) 1003 (68)
  1. Values shown are means (SDs) unless indicated
  2. BMI Body mass index, IRSD Index of Relative Social Disadvantage, SEIFA Socio-economic Indicators for Areas