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Table 1 Characteristics of children and the primary caregiver

From: Parent supervision attributes profile questionnaire (PSAPQ) for young children: psychometric properties of the Chinese version

Characteristic (n = 296) Value
Child mean age (SD) 5.3 (1.7)
Child sex, n (%)
 Boy 163 (55.1)
 Girl 133 (44.9)
Primary caregiver for child, n (%)
 Parent(s) 106 (35.8)
 Grandparent(s) 189 (63.9)
 Babysitter and others 1 (0.3)
Primary caregiver mean age (SD) 59.1 (5.4)
Marital status of primary caregiver, n (%)
 Married 292 (98.6)
 Divorced/Single 4 (1.4)
Education, n (%)
 Illiteracy 1 (0.3)
 Under Junior High School 44 (14.9)
 Senior High School 57 (19.3)
 Above College 194 (65.5)
Employment status, n (%)
 Employed 92 (31.1)
 Unemployed 20 (6.8)
 Retirement 184(62.1)
Family Type, n (%)
 Nuclear family 186 (62.8)
 Remarried family 6 (2.0)
 Single-parent family 3 (1.0)
 Extended family 101 (34.1)
Household income (per person per month in yuan), n (%)
  < 1000 3 (1.0)
 1000–2000 11 (3.7)
 2000–3000 35 (11.8)
 3000–4000 82 (27.7)
  > 4000 165 (55.7)
Religious faith, n (%)
 Yes 9(3)
 No 287(97)
Frequency of injury (per year)
 None 113(38.2)
 Once 38(12.8)
 Twice 40(13.5)
 More than three times 105(35.5)
 Severity of injury (SD) 1.3(0.8)