TABLE 1

Sociodemographic Characteristics of the Sample (N = 246) East Baltimore, Maryland

VariableMeanSD
Child age, mo3124
Frequency%
Child gender
 Boy13354
 Girl11346
Respondent relationship to child
 Mother22993
 Father62
 Other114
Respondent age
 14–19 y4016
 20–29 y14861
 ≥30 y5523
Respondent education
 Less than high school7129
 High school graduate13856
 More than high school3715
Respondent marital status
 Married6024
 Single, divorced, widowed18676
Respondent employment
 None12150
 Yes, full time8334
 Yes, part time3916
Annual per capita income
 ≤$500016169
 >$50007331