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Table 2 Characteristics of participants in activities in local communities with low and high socioeconomic status

From: A community intervention for behaviour modification: an experience to control cardiovascular diseases in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Activities by characteristics Low SES High SES
Number of events Average participation* (%) Number of events Average participation* (%)
All activities 40 50 13 51
Activities by number of eligible participants     
  Small group (≤20 people) 17 56 11 59
  Large group (21–50 people) 20 48 2 10
  Mass (>50 people) 3 29 0 0
Activities by health promotion action     
  Trust-building 2 100 2 100
  Raising awareness 1 83 4 35
  Developing programs 3 67 5 61
  Community organizing 29 47 1 36
  Preparation for maintenance 5 27 1 17
Activities by type of participants     
  Leaders 1 83 2 100
  Health workers 11 75 5 61
  Residents     
  Men only 6 65 4 35
  Women only 13 34 1 4
  Both sexes 9 29 1 17
  1. * = Number of participants participated Number of eligible participants × 100 % Number of events