Table 1: Measures of central tendency and dispersion for neighborhood environment, social support, acculturation, and obesity-related variables.

VariableMSDMedianObserved rangeResponse option range

Walking environment*3.250.643.252.00–4.561.00–5.00
Aesthetic quality3.200.653.171.00–4.831.00–5.00
Safety 3.000.933.001.00–5.001.00–5.00
Violence*1.450.771.001.00–4.001.00–4.00
Access to healthy foods*3.250.973.331.00–4.251.00–5.00
Activities 2.410.832.401.00–4.001.00–4.00
Social cohesion 3.280.803.501.00–4.501.00–5.00
Social support for exercise 1.740.531.781.00–3.001.00–3.00
MOS: affectionate 4.290.874.671.67–5.001.00–5.00
MOS: positive social interaction 4.030.984.001.00–5.001.00–5.00
MOS: emotional/informational 3.880.994.001.00–5.001.00–5.00
MOS: tangible 3.651.124.001.00–5.001.00–5.00
MOS: overall score3.910.904.051.37–5.001.00–5.00
Years in US11.777.2610.501.00–37.00
Percent body fat 38.564.6238.9824.50–49.80
Waist-to-hip ratio 0.820.070.810.64–0.99
Body mass index29.683.5429.3723.39–41.48
Weight (kg)73.479.9272.7554.10–100.80