TABLE 1

Sample Breakdown by Demographic Categories

Demographic Category% or M (95% CI)
Gender
 Female48.1
 Male51.9
Latino status
 Yes22.2
 No77.4
 No response0.4
Race
 White71.1
 African American14.0
 Mixed6.1
 Hispanic3.4
 Asian American2.7
 Other2.7
Age
 8 mo to 2 y19.1
 2–4 y28.1
 4–6 y26.5
 6–8 y26.3
Family structure
 Single-parent home17.8
 Multiple-parent home81.9
 No response0.3
Family income (income-to-needs ratio)
Average income-to-needs ratio3.87 (3.48–4.25)
 <1.012.8
 1.0–1.9919.4
 2.0–2.9918.8
 3.0–3.9911.7
 ≥4.034.4
 No response2.9
Average caregiver education14.32 (14.07–14.58)
 High school degree or less (12 y or fewer)31.2
 Some college to college graduate (12+ to 16 y)48.6
 Postgraduate education (16+ y)20.2
  • CI, confidence interval; M, mean.