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Table 1 Summary of variables

From: Sports participation of children and adolescents in Germany: disentangling the influence of parental socioeconomic status

Variable N % Mean Median SD Min. Max.
Organized sports 8,259   124.23 90.00 141.14 0.00 1,250
Unorganized sports 8,169   58.93 0.00 114.85 0.00 1,440
SES (z-score) 8,126   0.00 -0.07 1.00 -2.80 1.98
 - Low 1,641 20.19      
 - Medium 4,861 59.82      
 - High 1,624 19.99      
Opportunities (z-score) 7,864   0.00 0.03 1.00 -3.70 2.61
 - No 3,491 44.39      
 - Yes 4,373 55.61      
Support (z-score) 7,883   0.00 0.00 1.00 -2.84 1.70
 - No 3187 40.43      
 - Yes 4696 59.75      
Gender 8,411       
 - Male 4,147 49.30      
 - Female 4,264 50.70      
Migration background 7,213       
 - No 6,223 86.27      
 - Yes 990 13.73      
Age 8,411       
 - 6–10 2,918 34.69      
 - 11–13 2,367 28.14      
 - 14–17 3,126 37.17      
Cohort 8,411       
 - 1991–2000 3,498 41.59      
 - 2001–2011 4,913 58.41      
District size 8,395       
 - <20k 4,653 55.43      
 - 20k+ 3,742 44.57      
  1. (Source: MoMo/KiGGS)