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Table 1 Means, standard deviation, and sample characteristics

From: Measurement equivalence of child feeding and eating measures across gender, ethnicity, and household food security

Characteristic/Scale Total (N = 243) Males (n = 125) Females (n = 116) Latino (n = 81) Non-Latino (n = 160) Insecure (n = 72) Secure (n = 167)
Age 4.80(0.85)       
Income
 0 - $2000 36.4%       
 $2001-$3000 15.1%       
 $3001-$5000 15.5%       
 $5001-$7000 9.2%       
 $7001 – more 23.8%       
Child BMI
 Healthy 66.7%       
 Overweight 23.8%       
 Obese 9.5%       
Caregiver BMI
 Healthy 36.8%       
 Overweight 27.1%       
 Obese 36.1%       
Child feeding questionnaire
 Perceived Parent Weight 12.81(1.83) 12.75(1.64) 12.86(2.02) 12.85(1.70) 12.78(1.90) 13.29(1.81) 12.60(1.82)
 Concern Child Weight 6.67(3.86) 6.53(3.86) 6.83(3.88) 7.59(4.14) 6.21(3.64) 6.97(3.99) 6.53(3.83)
 Parental Responsibility 13.26(2.18) 13.12(2.36) 13.41(1.96) 13.51(2.65) 13.14(1.90) 13.71(1.96) 13.06(2.25)
 Restriction 27.28(7.82) 27.59(7.91) 26.94(7.73) 27.09(9.05) 27.37(7.14) 28.18(7.99) 26.85(7.77)
 Pressure to Eat 10.52(4.44) 10.99(4.47) 10.04(4.38) 10.86(4.14) 10.35(4.59) 11.33(4.72) 10.21(4.30)
Child eating behaviour questionnaire
 Food Responsiveness 11.56(4.03) 11.64(4.07) 11.47(4.00) 11.38(4.87) 11.64(3.54) 12.17(4.96) 11.24(3.44)
 Emotional Overeating 6.83(2.93) 6.78(2.87) 6.89(2.99) 6.95(3.41) 6.78(2.66) 7.24(3.44) 6.67(2.68)
 Enjoyment of Food 14.09(2.98) 14.07(2.99) 14.11(2.97) 14.09(3.05) 14.09(2.95) 14.21(3.28) 14.01(2.83)
 Desire to Drink 9.83(3.21) 10.31(3.19) 9.30(3.15) 10.26(3.29) 9.61(3.15) 10.69(3.32) 9.39(3.05)
 Satiety Responsive 15.29(3.29) 15.19(3.33) 15.39(3.28) 14.69(3.59) 15.59(3.10) 14.88(3.52) 15.46(3.14)
 Slowness in Eating 11.75(3.12) 11.68(2.93) 11.82(3.32) 11.36(3.46) 11.94(2.93) 11.61(3.20) 11.82(3.05)
 Emotional Undereat 10.79(3.21) 10.70(3.18) 10.88(3.24) 10.39(3.13) 10.99(3.24) 10.50(3.34) 10.88(3.15)
 Food Fussiness 14.64(5.34) 18.20(5.30) 17.04(5.33) 16.79(4.86) 18.08(5.53) 17.69(5.33) 17.70(5.33)
  1. Note: Total = total sample; Insecure = food insecurity; Secure = food security; Income is monthly household income. Child BMI percentile score below the 85th percentile is healthy weight, percentile score between 85th -95th is considered overweight, and 95th percentile score or greater is considered obese. Caregiver BMI was calculated using experimenter-measured weight and height. Data reported as Means (SD)