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Table 2 Demographic information

From: Positive parenting: a randomised controlled trial evaluation of the Parents Plus Adolescent Programme in schools

Variable PPAP group (n = 70) WC group (n = 39)
N % N %
Parents
 Parent typea
  Mother 61 87 32 82
  Father 9 13 6 15
  Foster Mother 1 3
 Mothers’ employment status
  Public sector 22 36 16 50
  Private sector 6 10
  Health service 3 5 6 19
  Full-time homemaker 28 46 11 31
  Student 2 3
 Fathers’ employment status
  Public sector 7 78 2 34
  Full-time homemaker 2 22 2 33
  Health service 2 33
Children
 Gender
  Male 27 39 16 41
  Female 43 61 23 59
 Receiving a Clinical Service (educational, speech and language, psychological, etc.)
  Yes 7 7 3 8
  No 63 63 36 92
  1. aOnly one parent per family participated in the study