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Table 2 Participant characteristics of the Stand@Work study

From: Desk-based workers’ perspectives on using sit-stand workstations: a qualitative analysis of the Stand@Work study

Characteristic Mean (SD) or n (%)
N 42
Sex (female) 36 (86%)
Age (years)a 38 (11)
Body mass index (kg/m2)b  
  Underweight (<18.5) 5 (13%)
  Normal range (18.5 – 24.9) 20 (50%)
  Overweight (25.0 – 29.9) 10 (25%)
  Obese (≥30.0) 5 (13%)
Highest level of education  
  Completed all years of high school 3 (7%)
  Trade, technical certificate or diploma 6 (14%)
  University 33 (79%)
Working full time 34 (81%)
Office type  
  Own office 6 (14%)
  Open-plan 36 (86%)
  1. a. Data missing for n = 1.
  2. b. Data missing for n = 2.