Journal of Obesity / 2012 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Physical Activity Advertisements That Feature Daily Well-Being Improve Autonomy and Body Image in Overweight Women but Not Men

Table 1

Baseline demographics of obese and overweight participants ( 𝑁 = 1 6 9 0 ).

Age (mean, S.E.)52.5 (1.2)
Sex (%)
 Female48.6
 Male51.2
 Missing0.2
BMI category (%)
 Overweight44.9
 Obese55.1
Education (%)
 Some high school/high school graduate26.5
 Some college33.1
 College degree24.6
 Some postgrad4.7
 Master’s degree7.4
 Grad/Prof degree1.7
 Missing2.0
Marital status (%)
 Married55.1
 Domestic partner6.3
 Separated/divorced/widowed18.7
 Single/never married17.9
 Missing2.0
Household income (%)
 <$20,00017.8
 $20,000–$59,99945.9
 $60,000–$99,99922.0
 $100,000–$149,9997.6
 $150,000+2.4
 Missing4.3
Employment status (%)
 Full time41.5
 Part time12.9
 Not employed43.6
 Missing2.0
Ethnicity (%)
 African American15.1
 Asian2.8
 European American68.6
 Hispanic11.1
 Other0.4
 Missing2.0