TABLE 3

Demographic Characteristics of Parents and/or Guardians by Condition

CharacteristicConditionP of χ2 Difference Test
Unjustified (n = 303)Justified (n = 307)Total (N = 610)
Parent sex
 Male49.348.248.8.78
 Female50.751.851.2
Parent age, y
 25–291.00.70.8.99
 30–3925.826.726.3
 40–4945.444.645.0
 50–5921.921.821.8
 60–766.06.26.1
Child age, y
 6–930.433.231.8.21
 10–1228.722.525.6
 13–1740.944.342.6
Parent relation
 Mother47.448.547.9.89
 Father45.745.045.3
 Other6.96.56.8
Marital status
 Married79.881.480.6.46
 Divorced8.68.88.7
 Single5.06.55.7
 Cohabiting5.02.63.8
 Other1.60.71.2
Movies seen in past 30 d
 None41.944.343.10.12
 129.025.427.2
 216.519.217.9
 3–47.69.48.5
 5 or more5.01.63.3
  • —, not applicable.