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Table 1 Sample description (N = 200)

From: An ecological momentary assessment study of physical activity behaviors among mothers of toddlers from low-income households

Median (IQR) or N (%)
Maternal age Years 26.2 (7.7)
Toddler age Months 19.8 (9.5)
Household composition Number of children 2.0 (2.0)
Physical Activity Activity counts (counts min −1) 291.2 (138.1)
  MVPA (minutes/day) 20.2 (19.1)
Maternal race Non-Hispanic Black or African-American 124 (62.0%)
  Hispanic or Latino 7 (3.5%)
  Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 62 (31.0%)
  Other 7 (3.5%)
Maternal body size Underweight (BMIa < 18.5) 2 (1.5%)
  Healthy weight (18.5 ≤ BMI < 25) 54 (26.9%)
  Overweight (25 ≤ BMI < 30) 40 (20.3%)
  Obese (BMI ≥ 30) 101 (51.3%)
Marital status Unmarried 132 (66.0%)
  Married 59 (29.5%)
  Divorced 9 (4.5%)
Education Less than high school 34 (17.0%)
  High school diploma/equivalent 69 (34.5%)
  Some college 68 (34.0%)
  College or graduate degree 29 (14.5%)
Employment Employed/Part-time 72 (36.0%)
  Unemployed 128 (64.0%)
Socioeconomic status Living above federal poverty ratio 65 (32.5%)
  Living at/below federal poverty ratio 130 (65.0%)
Recruitment location Semi-urban 91 (45.5%)
  Urban 109 (54.5%)
Toddler age  ≤ 24 months 147 (73.5%)
   > 24 months 52 (26.0%)
  1. aBMI (body mass index)