TABLE 1

Demographics and Baseline Descriptors

NTotalControlIntervention
N = 97n = 47n = 50
Child age, y (SD)979.1 (1.9)9.2 (1.8)9.1 (1.9)
Child sex (%)97
 Male475342
 Female534758
Child primary race and/or ethnicity,a %88
 White11159
 African American515945
 Hispanic342740
 Other306
Parent age, y (SD)9035.4 (6.7)37.2 (7.6)34.1 (6.2)
Parent sex, %91
 Male131710
 Female878390
Parent primary race and/or ethnicity, %90
 White12178
 African American495544
 Hispanic362942
 Other306
No. people in household (SD)904.2 (1.3)4.0 (1.2)4.4 (1.3)
Family income, %74
 <$5000231232
 $5000–$19 99915920
 $20 000–$49 999303327
 ≥$50 000324622
Parent education, highest level completed, %70
 High school diploma or GED443256
 Technical school or community college degree263319
 4-y college or graduate school degree303525
Parent marital status, %83
 Single parent483858
 Married parent486335
 Other guardian type or grandparent407
Parent born in United States, %79
 Yes576154
 No434046
Parent years lived in the United States, y (SD)4523.1 (13.9)28.7 (16.6)18.6 (9.4)
Distance lived from Bull City Fit, miles (SD)978.6 (6.1)8.6 (5.4)8.5 (6.7)
  • No significant differences between intervention and control participants. GED, General Equivalency Development.

  • a Race and ethnicity were combined to simplify the term for participants.