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Table 4 Baseline characteristics of feasibility study participants (total sample and by intervention group)

From: Development and feasibility study of very brief interventions for physical activity in primary care

Variable Whole sample VBI 1 VBI 2 VBI 3 VBI 4
Motivational Action planning Pedometer Physical activity diary
N 68 16 17 18 17
Age mean (SD) years 52.9 (9.5) 52.2 (9.3) 56.2 (11.5) 52.9 (9.2) 50.7 (8.0)
Gender % female 50 55 44 53 50
Ethnicity % white British 93 75 94 100 100
Occupation % employed/% retired 54%/24% 50%/19% 47%/35% 61%/28% 59%/12%