Table 1

Demographic characteristics of respondents

    Multi-ethnic
(n (%))
Asian American
(n (%))
African American
(n (%))
Hispanic
(n (%))
White
(n (%))
χ2
Age (years)
 11–1221(5)45 (5)13 (3)83 (6)87 (4)61.321-150
 13284 (68)653 (75)324 (68)879 (68)1457 (72)
 14106 (25)160 (18)136 (29)312 (24)470 (23)
 15–165 (1)7 (1)4 (1)16 (1)10 (0)
Sex
 Male187 (45)460 (53)230 (48)632 (49)1037 (51)10.021-150
 Female229 (55)405 (47)247 (52)658 (51)987 (49)
Language spoken at home
 Only another language3 (1)27 (3)4 (1)55 (4)1 (0)2799.621-150
 Mostly another language5 (1)91 (11)3 (1)120 (9)2 (0)
 Half English, half another language46 (11)432 (50)11 (2)707 (55)41 (2)
 Mostly English93 (22)170 (20)23 (5)182 (14)175 (9)
 Only English269 (65)145 (17)436 (91)226 (18)1805 (89)
  • 1-150 p < 0.05