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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of primary caregivers included at each timepoint

From: The clustering of physical activity and screen time behaviours in early childhood and impact on future health-related behaviours: a longitudinal analysis of children aged 3 to 8 years

  Time 1 (N; %) Time 2 (N; %) Time 3 (N; %)
Total Number 9771 8695a 5075ab
Gender    
Male 159 (1.6) 178 (2.0) 113 (2.2)
Female 9612 (98.4) 8517 (98.0) 4962 (97.8)
Age    
18-29 years 1839 (18.8) 935 (10.8) DNA
30-39 years 6299 (64.5) 5038 (57.9)
40+ years 1633 (16.7) 2722 (31.3)
Employment Status    
Unemployed 526 (5.4) 374 (4.3) DNA
At school or education 180 (1.8) 124 (1.4) 3244 (1.8)
At work or in training 5457 (55.8) 5057 (58.4) 3244 (64.7)
Home Duties 3397 (34.8) 2846 (32.9) 1295 (25.8)
Other 211 (2.2) 257 (3.0) 382 (7.6)
Different respondent from previous timepoint   145 (1.7) 141 (2.7)
  1. DNA Data Not Available; less responses for employment status; less responses for different person from previous timepoint