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Table 1 Descriptive Statistics of the participants (n = 512) in the Pilot-DIET Study by allocated Arm

From: Pilot randomized controlled trial testing the influence of front-of-pack sugar warning labels on food demand

Variable Mean/Proportion in Sample
Arm 1: Control (n = 175) Arm 2: High-in-Sugar Stop Sign Label (n = 167) Arm 3: Warning Label with Deterrent Text (n = 170)
Mean (SD) or %
Age (SD) 38.1 (11.9) 38.2 (12.2) 37.9 (10.5)
BMI (kg/m2) (SD) 22.4 (3.6) 24.0 (6.6) 21.9 (3.9)
Female (%) 55.4 38.9 45.3
Ethnicity (% Chinese) 85.1 86.2 87.1
Primary Purchaser (%) 72.6 75.5 70.6
Have Children (%) 42.9 46.7 44.1