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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Parasomnias and sleep disordered breathing in Caucasian and Hispanic children – the Tucson children's assessment of sleep apnea study

   Male (50.0%) (n = 240) Female (50.0%) (n = 240) Total (n = 480)
   n % of total* n % of total* n % of total*
Ethnicity Caucasian 129 26.9 148 30.8 277 57.7
  Hispanic 111 23.1 92 19.2 203 42.3
Age 6–8 130 27.1 124 25.8 254 52.9
  9–11 110 22.9 116 24.2 226 47.1
BMI >95% Yes 28 5.8 16 3.3 44 9.2
  No 212 44.2 224 46.7 436 90.8
Sleepwalk Yes 8 1.7 9 1.9 17 3.5
  No 232 48.3 231 48.1 463 96.5
Sleep talk Yes 26 5.4 28 5.8 54 11.3
  No 214 44.6 212 44.2 426 88.8
Terrors Yes 15 3.1 15 3.1 30 6.3
  No 225 46.9 225 46.9 450 93.8
Enuresis Yes 23 4.8 13 2.7 36 7.5
  No 217 45.2 227 47.3 444 92.5
Snore Yes 40 8.3 32 6.7 72 15.0
  No 200 41.7 208 43.3 408 85.0
EDS Yes 33 6.9 45 9.4 78 16.3
  No 207 43.1 195 40.6 402 83.8
WITAP Yes 15 3.1 10 2.1 25 5.2
  No 225 46.9 230 47.9 455 94.8
Insomnia Yes 76 15.8 65 13.5 141 29.4
  No 164 34.2 175 36.5 339 70.6
LP Yes 16 3.3 12 2.5 28 5.8
  No 224 46.7 228 47.5 452 94.2
  1. *may not sum to 100% due to rounding.