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Table 1 Characteristics of study population, presented as mean (SD) and proportion

From: Sickness absence in pregnancy and sedentary behavior: a population-based cohort study from Norway

  mean (SD) and proportion
  n = 455
Sedentary time (ST) hour/day 12.1 (1.7)
moderate-to-vigorous intensity physical activity (MVPA) minute/day 24.7 (28.1)
Age (number of years) 29.7 (4.5)
Education (number of years) 13.9 (2.9)
Immigrant women (%) 48
Number of children < 5 years 0.5 (0.63)
Occupations that require a college education (%) 18
Health and service workers and industry (%) 29
Elementary occupations (%) 44
Managers/professionals (%) 9
Health status 3 months prior to pregnancy  
Excellent (%) 42
Good (%) 49
Poor/not good(%) 9
Pelvic girdle pain (%) 10
Hyperemesis (%) 15
Sickness absence (> 15 weeks) % 9