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Obes Res. Author manuscript; available in PMC Aug 11, 2008.
Published in final edited form as:
Obes Res. Sep 2004; 12(9): 1426–1434.
doi: 10.1038/oby.2004.179
Table 2
Percentage of participants who met the physical activity and weight loss goal by psychosocial characteristic
Exercise of ≥150 minutes*
Weight loss of ≥7%*
End of core
curriculum
Final intervention
visit
End of core
curriculum
Final intervention
visit
Employment status
 Full or part time73%64%47%32%
 Retired84%81%56%56%
 Other73%66%54%45%
p = 0.02p = 0.0009p = 0.08p = <0.0001
(n = 936)(n = 956)(n = 1017)(n = 1023)
Marital Status
 Married/living together75%67%52%36%
 Other73%66%44%39%
p = 0.61p = 0.82p = 0.02p = 0.35
(n = 936)(n = 956)(n = 1017)(n = 1023)
Income
 <$35,00075%71%45%44%
 $35,000 to $75,00075%64%49%33%
 ≥$75,00073%63%55%33%
 Refused75%71%53%34%
p = 0.96p = 0.04p = 0.15p = 0.0025
(n = 936)(n = 956)(n = 1017)(n = 1023)
Number in household
 178%65%52%47%
 2 to 473%67%49%35%
 5 or more74%70%49%35%
p = 0.51p = 0.62p = 0.81p = 0.0078
(n = 926)(n = 946)(n = 1004)(n = 1010)
Depression
 0 to 1075%67%51%37%
 11 or more67%67%42%37%
p = 0.07p = 0.99p = 0.10p = 0.93
(n = 926)(n = 946)(n = 1004)(n = 1010)
*Participants without an intervention visit or with missing information on physical activity or weight at the end of the core curriculum or at the end of the intervention are excluded.