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Table 1 Participant demographics at baseline

From: A randomised feasibility study to investigate the impact of education and the addition of prompts on the sedentary behaviour of office workers

  Education group Prompt group Whole sample
Number of participants 9 8 17
Mean age [years] 42 36 39
Age range [years] 22–56 29–42 22–56
Male/female 44%/56% 0/100% 24%/76%
Self-reported general health
 Excellent 33% 62.5% 47%
 Very good 33% 12.5% 24%
 Good 33% 25% 29%
Mean BMI kg/m2 (SD) 25.6 (± 3.2) 24.5 (± 1.9) 25.1 (± 2.7)
Number of smokers 1 1 2
Employed full time/part time 67%/33% 75%/25% 71%/29%
Average daily step count 7617 (± 2041) 7886 (± 2167) 7751 (± 2038)
Average steps taken at work 2620 (± 1293) 2105 (± 1101) 2362 (± 1190)