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Table 1 Participant characteristics (N = 278)

From: “You’ve got to settle down!”: Mothers’ perceptions of physical activity in their young children

Participant characteristics  
  Mean (SD, range) or n (%)
Family characteristics
 Single parent household 124 (44.6 %)
 Total family CHAOS score 4.0 (3.2, 0.0–12.0)
Mother characteristics
 Maternal race/ethnicity:  
 White non-Hispanic 194 (69.8 %)
 Other 21 (7.4 %)
 Mother is overweight (BMI ≥ 25) 214 (77.0 %)
 Parenting Laxness score 2.7 (1.0, 1.0–5.9)
 Employment status (employed vs. not) 166 (59.7)
Child characteristics
 Child age (months) 70.9 (8.3, 48.3–96.8)
 Child sex (male) 145 (52.2 %)
 Child is overweight (BMI ≥ 85th %) 112 (40.3 %)
 Child temperament:  
 CBQ Activity Level 5.2 (1.0, 2.3–7.0)
 CBQ Attentional Focusing 4.8 (1.1, 1.3–7.0)
 CBQ Inhibitory Control 4.6 (1.1, 1.7–7.0)
 CBQ Impulsivity 4.9 (1.0, 2.0–7.0)