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Table 1 Overall Preschooler and Family Demographic Information (n = 218), and Demographics by Early Learning Environment

From: Prevalence and influences of preschoolers’ sedentary behaviors in early learning centers: a cross-sectional study

  Overall Centre-Based Childcare Home-Based Childcare FDK
Sex
 Male 102 32 9 62
 Female 116 39 12 65
Early learning environment
 Home-based childcare 20 --- --- ---
 Center-based childcare 71 --- --- ---
 Full-day kindergarten 127 --- --- ---
School/childcare status     
 Part-time 23 16 6 1
 Full-time 193 55 14 124
Preschooler’s ethnicity
 Caucasian 176 57 19 101
 African Canadian 1 0 0 1.0
 Aboriginal 2 0 0 2.0
 Arab 5 2.0 0 3.0
 Latin American 2 2.0 0 0
 Asian 10 4.0 0 6.0
 Other 12 4.0 0 8.0
Highest level of parent/guardian education
 High School 32 12 2 18
 College 68 17 12 39
 University 66 22 6 38
 Graduate School 44 18 1 25
Approximate yearly household income
 Less than $20,000 14 4 1 9
 $20,000–$39,999 17 11 0 6
 $40,000–$59,999 20 8 0 12
 $60,000–$79,999 19 6 4 9
 $80,000–$99,999 28 5 5 18
 $100,000–$119,999 23 11 2 10
 More than $120,000 48 10 2 36
  1. Note. All values shown may not add up to n = 218 as some individuals chose not to answer certain questions