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Table 1 Characteristics of Participants (n = 45)

From: Using a qualitative approach for understanding hospital-affiliated integrated clinical and fitness facilities: characteristics and members’ experiences

   n %
Gender Female 27 58.7
  Male 19 41.3
Race White 44 95.7
  Other race 2 4.4
Education College graduate or higher 28 60.9
  Some college or lower 18 39.1
Employment Full time 19 41.3
  Part time 5 10.9
  Self-employed 2 4.4
  Retired 18 39.1
  Unemployed 2 4.4
Frequency of visit to LifeStyles 5-7 days/week 21 48.8
  3-4 days/week 19 44.2
  1-2 days/week 3 7.0
Used other fitness facilities previously Yes 33 73.3
  No 12 26.7
Currently under a doctor’s care Yes 25 56.8
  No 19 43.2
Self-rated overall health Poor 2 4.4
  Average 27 58.7
  Good 17 37.0
Age (Mean, Median, Std)   57.2, 58.0,12.4
Distance to facility/miles (Mean, Median, Std) 6.0, 5.0, 5.0