Table 1

Characteristics of participants in the accelerometer substudy of the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study

AusDiab substudy sample (n=148), % (n)
Age (years)
 30–3911.5 (17)
 40–4926.4 (39)
 50–5932.4 (48)
 60+29.7 (44)
Gender
 Women58.1 (86)
 Men41.9 (62)
Body mass index (kg/m2)
 <2530.4 (45)
 25 to <3049.3 (73)
 30+19.6 (29)
Employed full-time
 Yes54.7 (81)
 No45.3 (67)
Education
 High school or less47.3 (70)
 Post school training52.7 (78)
Household income (per week)
 ≥$150035.1 (52)
 <$150064.9 (96)
Current smoking
 Yes2 (3)
 No98 (145)