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Table 1 Socio-Demographic characteristics and BMI status of adults from Cuernavaca, Mexico, 2011

From: Accelerometer-based physical activity levels among Mexican adults and their relation with sociodemographic characteristics and BMI: a cross-sectional study

Variable Number Weighted %a
Total 677.0 100.0
Male 302.0 48.0
Age   
<=35 years 222.0 33.4
35 < years < =50 263.0 39.0
50 < years < =65 192.0 27.6
SESb   
Low 201.0 31.2
Medium 165.0 24.0
Medium-High 198.0 28.9
High 113.0 15.9
Education   
Some Elementary 36.0 5.0
Complete Elementary 67.0 10.1
Some Middle School 23.0 3.9
Complete Middle School 140.0 21.1
Some High School 29.0 4.4
Complete Highschool 162.0 23.2
Some College 34.0 5.5
Complete College or more 186.0 26.8
Motor vehicle ownership   
Car 363.0 53.2
Motorcycle 32.0 5.1
Either 371.0 54.7
Marital status   
Single 166.0 25.0
Married or living with someone 438.0 65.3
Separated or Divorced 56.0 7.4
Widower 17.0 2.4
BMI Status   
Under-nutrition (BMI < 20) 22.0 3.2
Normal (20 < =BMI < 25) 165.0 24.2
Overweight (25 < =BMI < 30) 278.0 40.9
Obese (BMI > =30) 212.0 31.7
  1. aWeighted for probability of selection and non-response by sex
  2. bSES: Classifications based on quartiles of SES-index. SES-index based on household characteristics and assets