TABLE 3

Proportion of Caregivers Who Plan to Change How They Will Discipline Their Child as a Result of the Clinic Visit

Demographic CharacteristicPlan to ChangePlan to Change and Verbalized a Specific Change
Intervention, n/N (%)Control, n/N (%)Intervention, n/N (%)Control, n/N (%)
All caregivers (n = 258)110/129 (85.3)15/129 (11.6)107/129 (82.9)9/129 (7.0)
Caregiver
    Mother (n = 200)90/105 (85.7)9/95 (9.5)87/105 (82.9)6/95 (6.3)
    Father (n = 45)14/17 (82.4)4/28 (14.3)14/17 (82.4)1/28 (3.6)
Age of parent
    <25 y (n = 79)36/42 (85.7)3/37 (8.1)36/42 (85.7)2/37 (5.4)
    25–35 y (n = 132)56/68 (82.4)6/64 (9.4)54/68 (79.4)3/64 (4.7)
    >35 y (n = 47)18/19 (94.7)6/28 (21.4)17/19 (89.5)4/28 (14.3)
Education of caregiver
    Less than high school (n = 39)21/22 (95.5)2/17 (11.8)20/22 (90.9)2/17 (11.8)
    High school (n = 101)42/48 (87.5)8/53 (15.1)42/48 (87.5)4/53 (7.5)
    Some college (n = 83)30/36 (83.3)4/47 (8.5)28/36 (77.8)2/47 (4.3)
    College degree (n = 35)17/23 (73.9)1/12 (8.3)17/23 (73.9)1/12 (8.3)
Race/ethnicity
    White (n = 76)33/43 (76.7)3/33 (9.1)32/43 (74.4)0/33 (0.0)
    Black (n = 110)43/48 (89.6)8/62 (12.9)41/48 (85.4)5/62 (8.1)
    Hispanic (n = 59)a31/34 (91.2)3/25 (12.0)31/34 (91.2)3/25 (12.0)
Age of child
    <18 mo (n = 84)29/33 (87.9)7/51 (13.7)29/33 (87.9)5/51 (9.8)
    18 mo to 3 y (n = 121)59/68 (86.8)4/53 (7.5)57/68 (83.8)2/53 (3.8)
    ≥4 y (n = 53)22/28 (78.6)4/25 (16.0)21/28 (75.0)2/25 (8.0)
No. of children
    1 child (n = 80)33/40 (82.5)4/40 (10.0)32/40 (80.0)2/40 (5.0)
    2 children (n = 91)40/46 (87.0)5/45 (11.1)40/46 (87.0)3/45 (6.7)
    ≥3 children (n = 87)37/43 (86.0)6/44 (13.6)35/43 (81.4)4/44 (9.1)
Daycare/preschool experience
    No experience (n = 187)78/88 (88.6)13/99 (13.1)76/88 (86.4)9/99 (9.1)
    ≥2 y of experience (n = 51)20/26 (76.9)1/25 (4.0)19/26 (73.1)0/25 (0.0)
  • For each demographic group comparison between the intervention and control group, P < .001 by using the Pearson χ2 test.

  • a All Hispanic caregivers viewed the Spanish version of the Play Nicely program.