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Table 1 Demographic characteristics among participants (N = 1519)

From: Demographic differences in and correlates of perceived body image discrepancy among urban adolescent girls: a cross-sectional study

Variable Mean SD
Age 12.05 1.01
  Frequency ( n ) Percentage
Grade
 5th 228 15.0
 6th 584 38.4
 7th 573 37.7
 8th 134 8.8
Hispanica 201 14.0
Race
 White 412 27.1
 Black 756 49.8
 Other or Mixed-Race 351 23.1
Enrolled in free or reduced-price lunch programb 1182 83.5
Weight Statusc
 Underweight 44 2.9
 Healthy Weight 687 45.4
 Overweight 305 20.1
 Obese 478 31.6
  1. a86 missing
  2. b52 missing
  3. c5 missing