Table 1.

Demographic Characteristics of Children With and Without Follow-up Weights and Heights in 1994

No Follow-up (n = 526)Follow-up (n = 3320)
Gender (% male)5551 P  = .06
Marital status (% single mothers)4036 P  = .09
Race
 % Black3632
 % Hispanic2322 P  = .13
 % White4146
Occupation
 % Parent(s) not working1110
 % At least 1 parent working (nonprofessional)6669 P  = .24
 % At least 1 parent working (professional/managerial)2321
Maternal education (y)11.8 ± 4.2 12.0  ± 2.1 P  = .13
Family income21 700 ± 16 500 (n = 400) 23 500 ± 17 400 (n = 2791) P  = .06
Home-SF cognitive score975 ± 162 (n = 424) 968 ± 160 (n = 2997) P  = .41
Home-SF emotional score981 ± 161 (n = 405) 977 ± 158 (n = 2914) P  = .66