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Table 1 Distribution of the dependent variables

From: Regional and social differences concerning overweight, participation in health check-ups and vaccination. Analysis of data from a whole birth cohort of 6-year old children in a prosperous German city

  over-weighta incomplete U1-U9 check-upsb incomplete immunizationsc
missing values (%)d 286 (3.05%) 839 (8.97%) 785 (8.39%)
individual levele    
- n (%) 933 (10.29%) 1.971 (23.15%) 4.724 (55.14%)
school district levelf    
- mean 10.18% 22.83% 55.73%
- minimum 2.17% 6.94% 35.19%
- maximum 25.71% 45.76% 80.00%
  1. a) BMI ≥ 90. percentile
  2. b) at least one of the nine check-ups missing
  3. c) at least one out of the nine vaccinations missing
  4. d) total n = 9.353 children (first grader 2004 in Munich)
  5. e) distribution without taking the school districts into account
  6. f) distribution per school district (total n = 125 school districts)