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Table 4 Weight and BMI of sample according to weight-control intention categories

From: Behavior and weight correlates of weight-control efforts in Australian women living in disadvantage: The READI study

  T1 weight-control effort  
Not doing anything in particular Actively trying to avoid gaining Actively trying to lose weight  
  M (SD) M (SD) M (SD) p
T1 weight 67.3 (16.6) 65.9 (12.3) 77.6 (16.4) <.0005
T2 weight 69.4 (17.9) 67.6 (13.0) 78.6 (17.3) <.0005
Weight change 2.1 (7.1) 1.7 (5.2) 1.1 (7.7) .280
T1 BMI 25.0 (6.2) 24.4 (4.3) 28.7 (6.0) <.0005
T2 BMI 25.8 (6.7) 25.0 (4.6) 29.0 (6.3) <.0005
BMI change 0.8 (2.6) 0.6 (1.9) 0.4 (2.8) .207
  1. Note: All analyses controlled for maternal education, age, marital status, country of birth, and clustering by suburb. The models for BMI and weight change included T1 BMI and T1 weight, respectively, as additional covariates.