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Table 4 Overview of the results per section of the ENERGY-parent questionnaire for both test-retest reliability and construct validity, combined for all countries

From: Test-retest reliability and construct validity of the ENERGY-parent questionnaire on parenting practices, energy balance-related behaviours and their potential behavioural determinants: the ENERGY-project

   test-retest reliability construct validity
section of the ENERGY-parent questionnaire # items range excellent n (%) good n (%) moderate n (%) range excellent n (%) good n (%) moderate n (%) poor n (%)
B1 - soft drinks 18 .64 - .87 7 (38.9) 11 (61.1) - .08 - .78 - 12 (66.7) 4 (22.2) 2 (11.1)
B2 - influence food choices 13 .63 - .96 5 (38.5) 8 (61.5) - .44 - 1.00 3 (23.1) 9 (69.2) 1 (7.7) -
C - fruit juices 17 .66 - .86 4 (30.8) 13 (69.2) - .25 - .89 1 (5.9) 10 (58.9) 6 (35.3) -
D - breakfast 15 .60 - .87 5 (33.3) 10 (66.6) - .28 - .89 3 (20.0) 7 (46.7) 3 (20.0) 2 (13.3)
E - dieting behaviour 3 .73 - .81 1 (33.3) 2 (66.6) - .65 - .75 - 3 (100) - -
F - physical activity behaviour 28 .55 - .95 13 (46.4) 14 (50.0) 1 (3.6) .30 - .96 13 (46.4) 9 (32.1) 5 (17.9) 1 (3.6)
G - screen viewing behaviour 23 .66 - .97 9 (39.1) 14 (60.9) - .41 - .93 2 (8.7) 16 (69.6) 5 (21.7) 0 (0.0)
H - sleeping behaviour child 4 .78 - .81 2 (50.0) 2 (50.0) - .42 - .79 2 (50.0) 2 (50.0) - -
Overall 121 .55 - .97 46 (38.0) 74 (61.2) 1 (0.8) .08 - 1.00 24 (19.8) 68 (56.2) 24 (19.8) 5 (4.1)