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Table 2 Study group characteristics

From: Sun protection education for adolescents: a feasibility study of a wait-list controlled trial of an intervention involving a presentation, action planning, and SMS messages and using objective measurement of sun exposure

Variable   Intervention Controls
   No. % No. %
Age at start: 13 0 (0%) 57 (58%)
14 234 (66%) 40 (41%)
15 118 (34%) 1 (1%)
Missing 33   4  
Gender: Male 179 (49%) 42 (44%)
Female 185 (51%) 53 (56%)
Missing 21   7  
Ethnic group White 358 (93%) 95 (93%)
Mixed 11 (3%) 3 (3%)
Asian 6 (2%) 1 (1%)
Black 5 (1%) 0 (0%)
Other 4 (1%) 0 (0%)
Missing 1   3