TABLE 1

Child and Family Characteristics

n (%)
Child
 Age, mo, mean ± SD41.7 ± 9.8
 Sex
  Female24 (16)
  Male123 (84)
 Race and/or ethnicitya
  White48 (36)
  Asian American13 (10)
  African American34 (26)
  Hispanic18 (14)
  Other19 (14)
 Language heard at homea
  English114 (86)
  Other18 (14)
 Developmental levelb
  At or beyond age level14 (11)
  Behind age level109 (89)
 Intervention services accessedc
  None31 (25)
  1 service33 (26)
  2 or more services61 (49)
Family
 Mother works outside the home?d
  No75 (57)
  Part-time23 (17)
  Full-time34 (26)
 Mother’s education leveld
  High school diploma or less28 (21)
  Vocational school or some college44 (33)
  College degree35 (27)
  More than college degree25 (19)
 Annual household income,e $
  <20 00036 (28)
  20 000–49 00046 (36)
  50 000 or more46 (36)
 Have at least 1 sibling in householdd89 (67)
 Parent daily hassles frequency total,f mean ± SD43.2 ± 13.3