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Table 5 Demographic Characteristics of Enrolled Families

From: Promoting early autism detection and intervention in underserved communities: study protocol for a pragmatic trial using a stepped-wedge design

  ASD Concerns (n = 65) DD Concerns (n = 68) No Concerns (n = 184)
Toddler age (in months) at entry M (SD) 27.63 (5.53) 23.28 (4.87) 20.56 (1.32)
Caregiver age (in years) at entry M (SD) 33.42 (8.03) 34.16 (5.23) 32.13 (5.09)
Toddler sex # (%)
 Female 23 (35.4) 25 (36.8) 98 (53.3)
 Male 42 (64.6) 43 (63.2) 86 (46.7)
 No response 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Parent race # (%)
 White 55 (84.6) 57 (83.8) 169 (91.8)
 Other 9 (13.9) 9 (13.3) 12 (6.6)
 No response 1 (1.5) 2 (2.9) 3 (1.6)
Parent ethnicity # (%)
 Hispanic 12 (18.5) 11 (16.2) 20 (10.9)
 Non-Hispanic 53 (81.5) 56 (82.3) 163 (88.6)
 No response 0 (0) 1 (1.5) 1 (0.5)
Parent Highest level of education attained #(%)
 No college degree 38 (58.4) 26 (38.3) 73 (39.7)
 College degree (2-year or Bachelor’s degree) 23 (35.4) 28 (41.2) 82 (44.6)
 Graduate degree 4 (6.2) 12 (17.6) 29 (15.7)
 No response 0 (0) 2 (2.9) 0 (0)