TABLE 1

Observation and Family Characteristics

n (%)
Day of the week
 Weekday36 (65.5)
 Weekend19 (34.5)
Mealtime
 Lunch (11:30 am–2:00 pm)26 (47.3)
 Midafternoon (2:00–4:00 pm)4 (7.3)
 Dinner (4:00–7:00 pm)25 (45.5)
Number of caregivers
 132 (58.2)
 223 (41.8)
Number of children
 127 (49.1)
 220 (36.4)
 38 (14.5)
Estimated caregiver ages
 20s12 (21.8)
 30s24 (43.6)
 40–6017 (30.9)
 60+2 (3.6)
Estimated child ages
 Infant6 (6.7)
 Toddler16 (17.8)
 Preschooler14 (15.6)
 School age54 (60.0)