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Table 4 Enhanced Care caregiver demographics by participation in the texting program

From: Feasibility and acceptability of technology-based caregiver engagement strategies delivered in a summertime childhood obesity prevention intervention: results from an internal pilot of the Camp NERF (Nutrition, Education, Recreation, and Fitness) study

  Total sample
(n = 37)
None
(n = 14)
Low
(n = 13)
High
(n = 10)
P value
Age, mean ± SE 37.11 ± 1.82 39.9 ± 3.5 37.6 ± 3.1 32.9 ± 2.1 0.31a
Gender, % (n)
 Male 8.11% (3) 14.3% (2) 7.7% (1) 0.0% (0) 0.47b
 Female 91.89% (34) 85.7% (12) 92.3% (12) 100.0% (10)
Race, % (n)
 Black 91.76% (31) 83.3% (10) 100.0% (12) 90.0% (9) 0.35b
 Non-Black 8.82% (3) 16.7% (2) 0.0% (0) 10.0% (1)
Income, % (n)
 Low-income 77.42% (24) 90.0% (9) 58.3% (7) 88.9% (8) 0.31b
 Non-low-income 22.58% (7) 10.0% (1) 41.7 (5) 11.1% (1)
BMI, mean ± SE 29.91 ± 1.25 27.7 ± 1.6 32.4 ± 2.5 28.9 ± 1.7 0.27a
BMI Classification, % (n)
 Underweight 3.57% (1) 11.1% (1) 0.0% (0) 0.0% (0) 0.33b
 Normal 2.14% (6) 22.2% (2) 9.1% (1) 37.5% (3)
 Overweight 32.14% (9) 33.3% (3) 36.4% (4) 25.0% (2)
 Obese 42.86% (12) 33.3% (3) 54.5% (6) 37.5% (3)
  1. aANOVA
  2. bChi-square
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