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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: School's out: what are urban children doing? The Summer Activity Study of Somerville Youth (SASSY)

(n = 57) No. %
Gender   
Male 39 67.0
Race   
Hispanic 7 12.1
White 34 58.6
Black 2 3.5
Asian Pacific Islander 9 15.5
Multiracial 1 1.7
Other 5 8.6
Education level of mother   
Less than high school 6 10.3
High school graduate 14 24.1
Some college 10 17.2
College graduate 11 19.0
Graduate Degree 17 29.3
Other language besides English spoken in household   
Yes 19 32.8
No 39 67.2
Number of other children in household   
0 11 19.0
1 31 53.4
2 12 20.7
3 3 5.2
4 1 1.7
Number of adults in household   
1 5 8.6
2 47 81.0
3 3 5.2
4 3 5.2
Relationship to child of person completing calls   
Mother 51 87.9
Father 6 10.3
Guardian 1 1.7
Working during Summer   
Yes 30 54.6
No 25 45.5
Full Time 16 61.5
Part Time 10 38.4
  1. *Sample size varies due to missing data