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Table 4 Individual Participant Characteristics at Baseline

From: A whole family-based physical activity promotion intervention: findings from the families reporting every step to health (FRESH) pilot randomised controlled trial

  Overall Family Pedometer Control
Adults (n = 67) Children (n = 82) Adults (n = 21) Children (n = 30) Adults (n = 24) Children (n = 23) Adults (n = 22) Children (n = 29)
Sex (% female) 56.7 40.2 54.2 50.0 50.3 17.4 57.1 48.3
Age, yr (± SD) 41.3 ± 5.8 9.3 ± 2.6 42.7 ± 5.3 10.1 ± 2.8 39.0 ± 6.2 8.6 ± 1.9 42.2 8.9 ± 2.7
Height, cm (± SD) 171.8 ± 9.1 136.3 ± 15.6 172.4 ± 8.8 140.4 ± 14.8 172.8 ± 9.6 135.1 ± 11.7 170.0 ± 9.0 132.9 ± 18.4
Weight, kg (± SD) 78.1 ± 14.2 32.5 ± 9.6 81.3 ± 13.8 35.2 ± 9.1 76.5 ± 13.0 31.4 ± 7.8 76.3 ± 15.7 30.7 ± 10.9
Body mass index, kg.m− 2 (± SD) 26.5 ± 4.6 17.1 ± 2.4 27.5 ± 5.0 17.6 ± 2.4 25.6 ± 3.4 16.9 ± 2.3 26.3 ± 5.3 16.8 ± 2.5
Body mass index Z-score (± SD) N/A 0.1 ± 1.1 N/A 0.2 ± 1.1 N/A 0.3 ± 1.1 N/A 0.0 ± 1.1
Waist circumference, cm (± SD) 89.1 ± 12.2 61.0 ± 8.0 93.4 ± 12.0 62.4 ± 9.1 86.6 ± 12.5 62.0 ± 5.8 86.9 ± 11.3 59.0 ± 8.2