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Table 2 Participant characteristics at baseline

From: Reducing occupational sitting: Workers’ perspectives on participation in a multi-component intervention

  Interview participants Focus group participants All intervention participants
n 21 7 136
Gender (women) 12 (57%) 6 (86%) 89 (65%)
Age (years) 48.9 (8.5) 45.6 (11.3) 44.6 (9.2)
% Married/living together 15 (71%) 2 (29%) 86 (64%)a
BMI (kg/m2) 27.9 (4.0) 24.6 (4.4) 28.6 (6.5)
% Tenure >5 years 16 (76%) 5 (71%) 94 (70%)a
% 1.0 FTE 16 (76%) 6 (86%) 107 (80%)a
Mean change in workplace sitting (mins) baseline-12 monthsb −97.9 (121.4) −89.5 (125.3) −78.8 (100.6)c
  1. n (%) or mean (SD). FTE full-time equivalent, BMI Body mass index
  2. an = 134
  3. bUnadjusted data
  4. c97