Skip to main content

Table 1 Characteristics of study participants by age group

From: Exploration of Finnish adults’ successful weight management over the life course: a qualitative study

  30–45 y 55–70 y
Gender:
 Men 9 10
 Women 10 10
Education:
 0–9 y 0 3
 10–12 y 3 5
 13 y or more 16 12
Have a child or children:
 Yes 16 19
 No 3 1
Smoking/ use of snuff:
 Yes 3 1
 No 16 19
BMI 22.3 22.9
Leisure-time moderate-to-vigorous physical activity:
 Daily 0 5
 4–6 times/week 3 3
 2–3 times/week 15 9
 Once a week 1 1
 Less frequently 0 2