TABLE 1

Characteristics of Study Participants (Unweighted N = 748)

CharacteristicProportion of Parent Sample, %a
Parent
    Age
        18–29 y38
        30–44 y55
        45–59 y7
        ≥60 y0
    Female57
    Race/ethnicity
        White, non-Hispanic63
        Black11
        Other7
        Hispanic19
    Household income
        Less than $30 00029
        $30 000–$60 00027
        $60 000–$100 00030
        More than $100 00014
    Education
        Less than high school14
        High school23
        Some college29
        Bachelor's degree or higher34
    Marital status
        Currently married85
        Previously married8
        Never married7
    Health status
        Fair/poor7
        Good/excellent93
No. of children in family
    127
    239
    319
    ≥415
Child
    Age
        6 mo to 1 y9
        1 y18
        2–3 y36
        4–6 y37
    Female50
    Insurance
        Private53
        Public35
        Other5
        None7
    Has regular provider95
    Parent-reported child health status
        Excellent61
        Very good31
        Good7
        Fair1
        Poor0
  • a Weighted proportions.