Table 2: Weight change and perception about body weight among men and women.

All ( 𝑁 = 2 0 9 )Men ( 𝑁 = 1 1 5 )Women ( 𝑁 = 9 4 ) 𝑃 value
𝑛 (%) 𝑛 (%) 𝑛 (%)

Weight change in the past 1 year0.40
 Has decreased33 (16)19 (17)14 (15)
 Has not changed105 (50)53 (46)52 (55)
 Has increased71 (34)43 (37)28 (30)
Ever tried to lose weight0.41
 Yes47 (22)23 (20)24 (26)
 No162 (78)92 (80)70 (74)
Perception about current weight0.01
 Underweight39 (19)20 (18)19 (20)
 Normal weight130 (62)81 (70)49 (52)
 Overweight38 (18)14 (12)24 (26)
 Obese2 (1)0 (0)2 (2)