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Table 1 Demographic Characteristics of the Sample (N = 1,112)

From: The face of appearance-related social pressure: gender, age and body mass variations in peer and parental pressure during adolescence

  Girls (n= 603) Boys (n= 509) p
Age 10 – 16 years 11 – 16 year .003
M = 13.32, SD = 0.79 M = 13.46, SD = 0.83
Grade 36.7% grade 7 33.8% grade 7 n.s.
36.3% grade 8 36.9% grade 8
27.0% grade 9 29.3% grade 9
BMI M = 18.63, SD = 2.57 M = 18.70, SD = 2.73 n.s.