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Table 5 General, gender-, and education-specific dropout at T1

From: Equity-specific effects of interventions to promote physical activity among middle-aged and older adults: results from applying a novel equity-specific re-analysis strategy

Study Intervention group
Total sample Gender Education
Males Females Low education Medium education High education
Completersa
n (%)
Dropoutsb
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Active Plus I 925 (67) 459 (33) 410 (68) 191 (32) 514 (66) 266 (34) 425 (67) 209 (33) 170 (64) 97 (36) 313 (68) 149 (32)
Active Plus II 860 (50) 850 (50) 414 (50) 414 (50) 444 (51) 429 (49) 386 (49) 399 (51) 229 (51) 222 (49) 240 (52) 225 (48)
Every Step Counts! 300 (64) 168 (36) 94 (67) 47 (33) 206 (63) 121 (37) 167 (65) 89 (35) 102 (67) 50 (33) 28 (50) 28 (50)
GALM 79 (48) 84 (52) 36 (50) 36 (50) 43 (47) 48 (53) 34 (53) 30 (47) 23 (43) 30 (57) 22 (48) 24 (52)
PACE-Lift 142 (95) 8 (5) 64 (93) 5 (7) 78 (96) 3 (4) 61 (91) 6 (9) 25 (100) 0 (0) 53 (95) 2 (4)
PACE-UP 636 (93) 49 (7) 236 (94) 16 (6) 400 (92) 33 (8) 165 (93) 12 (7) 132 (93) 10 (7) 327 (93) 24 (7)
ProAct65+ 422 (60) 282 (40) 154 (59) 107 (41) 268 (60) 175 (40) 177 (54) 153 (46) 148 (68) 70 (32) 89 (63) 54 (38)
PROMOTE 226 (60) 150 (40) 100 (61) 65 (39) 126 (60) 85 (40) 2 (33) 4 (67) 102 (55) 85 (45) 122 (67) 61 (33)
Study Control group
Total sample Gender Education
Males Females Low education Medium education High education
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Completers
n (%)
Dropouts
n (%)
Active Plus I 484 (83) 98 (17) 208 (83) 43 (17) 275 (84) 54 (16) 244 (83) 49 (17) 87 (84) 16 (16) 139 (82) 31 (18)
Active Plus II 305 (75) 104 (25) 144 (71) 60 (29) 161 (79) 44 (21) 148 (74) 51 (26) 82 (77) 25 (23) 68 (76) 22 (24)
Every Step Counts! 95 (62) 59 (38) 35 (60) 23 (40) 57 (59) 39 (41) 54 (60) 36 (40) 24 (59) 17 (41) 13 (59) 9 (41)
GALM 102 (67) 50 (33) 44 (60) 29 (40) 58 (73) 21 (27) 34 (72) 13 (28) 46 (66) 24 (34) 22 (63) 13 (37)
PACE-Lift 138 (93) 10 (7) 65 (94) 4 (6) 73 (92) 6 (8) 49 (91) 5 (9) 19 (95) 1 (5) 68 (96) 3 (4)
PACE-UP 318 (94) 20 (6) 109 (95) 6 (5) 209 (94) 14 (6) 82 (96) 3 (4) 78 (94) 5 (6) 155 (94) 10 (6)
ProAct65+ 255 (64) 145 (36) 95 (64) 54 (36) 160 (64) 91 (36) 98 (62) 60 (38) 87 (64) 48 (36) 68 (65) 36 (35)
PROMOTE 124 (76) 40 (24) 60 (86) 10 (14) 64 (68) 30 (32) 4 (67) 2 (33) 66 (71) 27 (29) 54 (83) 11 (17)
  1. aIndividuals with information on MVPA at T0 (baseline) and T1 (post-intervention follow-up time-point closest to intervention end point)
  2. bIndividuals with information on MVPA at T0 only