Table 1

Characteristics of participants

Demographic characteristics of childrenMalay n=16Chinese n=10Indian n=27
Age range (years)10–129–127–12
 Female857
 Male8520
Demographic characteristics of parentsMalay n=16Chinese n=9Indian n=21
Age range (years)33–5131–6230–68
 Female16917
 Male004
Educational background
 Primary123
 Secondary979
 Tertiary601
 Missing008
Carer relationship with children
 Parents16819
 Grandparents012