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Table 2 Summary of participant characteristics

From: “Why would you want to stand?” an account of the lived experience of employees taking part in a workplace sit-stand desk intervention

 Workplace A number (%)Workplace B number (%)Total number (%)
Study group
 SS-MC2 (25.0)3 (42.9)5 (33.3)
 SS-O4 (50.0)3 (42.9)7 (46.7)
 Control2 (25.0)1 (14.3)3 (20.0)
Gender
 Female6 (75.0)4 (57.1)10 (66.7)
 Male2 (25.0)3 (42.9)5 (33.3)
Age
 16–241 (12.5)0 (0.0)1 (6.7)
 25–343 (37.5)2 (28.6)5 (33.3)
 35–442 (25.0)2 (28.6)4 (26.7)
 45–542 (25.0)1 (14.3)3 (20.0)
 55–640 (0.0)2 (28.6)2 (13.3)
Ethnicity
 White7 (87.5)5 (71.4)12 (80.0)
 Asian/Asian British0 (0.0)1 (14.3)1 (6.7)
 Black/Black British/African/Caribbean1 (12.5)0 (0.0)1 (6.7)
 Other ethnic group0 (0.0)1 (14.3)1 (6.7)
Personal monthly income (before tax)
 £870–£15001 (12.5)0 (0.0)1 (6.7)
 £1500–£24003 (37.5)1 (14.3)4 (26.7)
 £2400–£39003 (37.5)4 (57.1)7 (46.7)
 £3900+1 (12.5)2 (28.6)3 (20.0)
Sexual orientation
 Heterosexual6 (75.0)4 (57.1)10 (66.7)
 Gay / Lesbian0 (0.0)3 (42.9)3 (20.0)
 Bisexual1 (12.5)0 (0.0)1 (6.7)
 Other1 (12.5)0 (0.0)1 (6.7)