Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of the entire cohort (N= 941) and eating disorder status
N Entire cohort
Sex (female) 941 852 (90.5%)
Age, M ± SD [range] 941 14.34 ± 2.02 [4.25,17.92]
 <12 yrs 111 (11.8%)
 12-14 yrs 207 (22.0%)
 14- 16 yrs 455 (48.4%)
 >16 yrs 168 (17.9%)
Rural residence 915 152 (16.6%)
Parents at residence 822
 Biological parents 531 (64.6%)
 Mother and stepfather 149 (18.1%)
 Single mother 112 (13.6%)
 Other 30 (3.6%)
Eating disorder status 941
 No eating disorder 256 (27.2%)
 DSM-IV eating disorder 685 (72.8%)

Estimates are n (%) unless otherwise indicated. N column is total number with valid (i.e., non-missing) data.

Watson et al.

Watson et al. Journal of Eating Disorders 2013 1:30   doi:10.1186/2050-2974-1-30

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