Table 4

Characteristics of SEARCH participants with data entry completed up to September 2009.

CHILDREN

Males

Females

Total

%

(n)

%

(n)

n


Total

55%

(247)

45%

(199)

446

Recruitment site

Western Sydney

38%

(93)

34%

(67)

160

Tharawal

42%

(103)

43%

(85)

188

Awabakal

11%

(27)

15%

(30)

57

Riverina

10%

(24)

9%

(17)

41

Age

0-3 years

31%

(77)

34%

(67)

144

4-7 years

33%

(82)

33%

(65)

147

8-10 years

18%

(44)

16%

(31)

75

11-13 years

12%

(30)

11%

(21)

51

14-17 years

6%

(14)

7%

(14)

28


PARENTS/CAREGIVERS

Males

Females

Total

%

(n)

%

(n)


Total

11%

(22)

89%

(176)

198

Recruitment site

Western Sydney

41%

(9)

34%

(60)

69

Tharawal

36%

(8)

46%

(81)

89

Awabakal

14%

(3)

12%

(21)

24

Riverina

9%

(2)

8%

(14)

16

Age

<20 years

0%

(0)

3%

(5)

5

20-29 years

41%

(9)

30%

(53)

62

30-39 years

18%

(4)

45%

(79)

83

40-49 years

18%

(4)

13%

(22)

26

≥50 years

23%

(5)

9%

(16)

21


Numbers do not always sum to total due to missing values

The SEARCH Investigators BMC Public Health 2010 10:287   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-287

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