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Table 2 Parent report of child's weight

From: Weight perceptions of parents with children at risk for diabetes

  ALL PARENTS AFRICAN-AMERICAN OTHER RACE  
  N % N % N % Exact p -value
Parent Feels Child is:        0.653
   Underweight 4 10.8 2 18.2 2 7.7  
   About Right 9 24.3 3 27.3 6 23.1  
   Overweight 24 64.9 6 54.5 18 69.2  
Parent is Worried that Child 's weight is unhealthy        0.399
   Disagree 11 29.7 5 45.5 6 23.1  
   Neutral 3 8.1 0 0.0 3 11.5  
   Agree 23 62.2 6 54.5 17 65.4  
Parent is Worried that Child Will Become Overweight        0.006
   Disagree 13 35.1 8 72.7 5 19.2  
   Neutral 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0  
   Agree 24 64.9 3 27.3 21 80.8