TABLE 1.

Demographic Data for the Study Population

No. of caregivers approached116
No. of caregivers who participated107
Response rate, %92
Participants who were mothers, %83
Maternal age, no. (%)
    15–19 y15 (14)
    20–29 y53 (50)
    30–39 y17 (16)
    >40 y13 (12)
    Unknown9 (8)
Maternal education, no. (%)
    Some high school29 (27)
    High school graduate/GED39 (36)
    Some college32 (30)
    College graduate7 (7)
Maternal place of birth, no. (%)
    Michigan88 (82)
    Southern United States13 (12)
    Other United States4 (4)
    Outside United States2 (2)
No. of children in home, no. (%)
    147 (44)
    229 (27)
    311 (10)
    410 (9)
    >410 (9)
  • GED indicates General Equivalency Diploma.