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Table 1 Summary of the participants recruited into the study

From: Auditing the socio-environmental determinants of motivation towards physical activity or sedentariness in work-aged adults: a qualitative study

Participant number Age (yrs) Gender (F/M) Occupation Diagnosed health issues Unique-Identifier Estimated minutes of MVPA per week in last month (>5 METs) Self-reported PA participation
1 45 F Registered Nurse (senior)   F-45-Nurse 120 Gym, 3x/week - Treadmill walking, stationary cycling
2 35 F Unemployed FT carer to disabled son   F-35-Carer 180 Gym, 3x/week – 30 min cardio plus resistance weight training
3 59 F Unemployed Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) F-59-Retired 50 Gym 2x/week – Yoga, Treadmill, cycle, swim
4 57 F Retired. Volunteers in a hospice   F-57-Retired 90 Swimming once per week (1 h), looking after grandson once per week
5 43 F Teaching Assistant and Foster Carer   F-43-Teaching-Assistant 120 Walking to work, participating in 2 PE lessons per week
6 47 F Novel writer   F-47-Novellist 120 Walking to shops, housework, gardening
7 31 M Sport Centre Manager. Sprained Ankle M-31-Sport-Centre-Manager 0 Badminton, Basketball (120/210 pre injury)
8 31 M Office worker   M-31-Office-worker 240 2 games of rugby per week, 1 h of training
9 34 M Technical Officer   M-34-Office-worker 0 Long walks at weekends
10 49 F Sales Assistant   F-49-Sales-Assistant 0 Walking to and from work, approx. 2 h/week total
11 49 M Office Manager   M-49-Manager 240 Cycling, 3–6 times per week, 20–25 miles each time
12 57 F Office Worker   F-56-Office-worker 0 Dog Walking
13 49 M Office Manager   M-49-Manager 150 Jogging twice per week, 8–10 miles, 75 mins each
14 36 M Warehouse Supervisor   M-36-Warehouse-supervisor 180 Jogging twice per week, 12 miles 90 mins per run
15 37 M Warehouse Supervisor   M-37-Warehouse-supervisor 0 Walking 3–4 times per week, approx. 60 mins each