|Table 3.3.||Pretest Statistics on Selected Variables for Even Start and Control Families in the EDS|
|Variable||Experimental Design Study|
|EDS Even Start
(Even Start vs Control)
|% Spanish spoken at home||65%||65%||.74||37%|
|% English spoken at home||30%||29%||.74||58%|
|% Hispanic or Latino||75%||75%||.84||46%|
|% parents with HS diploma or GED||16%||19%||.43||17%|
|% single parent households||16%||23%||.10||26%|
|% household income <$9,000||25%||28%||.29||39%|
Note: National statistics are from the ESPIRS data collection.
Table reads: In the EDS, 75% of the Even Start families identified themselves as Hispanic or Latino.