Table 1

Prevalence of obesity by quarters of age

Age quarter (y)BoysGirls
%n%n
1 (5.1–7.1)3.91043.385
2 (7.2–8.9)5.01323.899
3 (9.0–11.7)5.71565.0125
4 (11.8–14.6)6.21617.0184
  • Test for trend for both boys and girls, p<0.001.