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Table 2 Demographics at baseline by group

From: Pragmatic randomised trial of a 12-week exercise and nutrition program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women: clinical results immediate post and 3 months follow-up

   Waitlisted group N=49 Active group N=51
   No. (%) 95% CI No. (%) 95% CI
Employment unemployed 9 (18) 7.5-30.0 16 (31) 18.8-45.2
Part time 11 (22) 10.7-35.1 9 (18) 7.1-28.9
Full time 28 (57) 44.1-72.6 25 (49) 35.8-64.2
Unanswered 1 (2) 1 (2)
Education (highest attained) < year 12 13 (35) 19.3-51.0 11 (25) 11.9-38.1
Year 12 4 (11) 0.5-21.1 7 (16) 4.8-27.0
TAFE 8 (16) 8.0-35.3 17 (33) 23.9-53.4
University 12 (24) 16.9-48.0 9 (18) 8.2-32.7
Unanswered 12 (24) 7 (14)
Gross household income <$40,000 14 (29) 21.1-52.9 15 (29) 19.2-47.5
$40,000-$60,000 13 (27) 18.7-49.7 13 (25) 15.3-42.5
$60,000 11 (22) 14.1-43.8 17 (33) 23.2-52.3
Unanswered 11 (22) 6 (12)
No. of adults in the household 1 15 (31) 23.5-55.5 13 (25) 16.1-44.3
2 9 (18) 9.8-37.6 20 (39) 31.2-61.8
3 9 (18) 9.8-37.6 4 (8) 0.4-18.2
≥4 5 (10) 2.1-24.2 6 (12) 3.3-24.6
Unanswered 11 (22) 8 (16)
No. of children in the household 0 11 (22) 14.1-43.8 23 (45) 38.2-68.8
1 9 (18) 7.7-34.4 5 (10) 1.8-21.5
2 9 (18) 5.7-31.1 6 (12) 3.3-24.6
3 7 (14) 7.7-34.4 6 (12) 3.3-24.6
≥4 4 (8) 0.5-20.6 3 (6) −0.8-14.8
Unanswered 9 (18) 8 (16)
  1. Questions that a participant left blank or the response could not be interpreted have been coded as “unanswered”.
  2. Abbreviations: TAFE = “Technical And Further Education” or vocational studies.