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Table 2 Participant characteristics

From: Participants' perspective on maintaining behaviour change: a qualitative study within the European Diabetes Prevention Study

Participant Number Gender Age
Mean = 64
Group
I: Intervention
C: Control
Year of follow up Success
f. fat reduction
c. calorie reduction
a. activity increase
n. no success
Employment status
1. retired
2. working
3. unable to work
Marital status
1. married or co-habiting
2. single
3. separated or divorced
4. widowed
Standard occupational classification (previous if not now working)
2. professional
3. associate professional
4. administrative
5. skilled trade
8. process operatives
9. elementary occupations
1 M 67 I 5 f 1 1 5
2 F 63 I 5 a 1 4 9
3 M 66 C 3 a 1 4 9
4 M 51 I 4 acf 2 2 9
5 M 72 I 4 cf 1 1 8
6 M 74 C 3 cf 1 1 9
7 M 67 I 3 acf 1 1 2
8 M 72 I 3 a 1 1 2
9 F 57 C 4 f 3 1 2
10 F 60 I 3 af 1 1 2
11 F 47 C 4 af 2 1 3
12 F 72 C 5 f 1 3 5
13 F 68 I 5 c 1 3 4
14 M 70 C 4 c 1 1  
15 F 56 I 3 n 3 1 9