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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of randomized women (N = 29)

From: Print versus a culturally-relevant Facebook and text message delivered intervention to promote physical activity in African American women: a randomized pilot trial

  Total sample (N = 29) Facebook group (N = 14) Print group (N = 15)
Age, M (SD), years 35.5 (5.0) 35.6 (6.2) 35.3 (3.8)
BMI, M ( SD ), kg/m 2 31.2 (7.9) 30.0 (7.8) 32.3 (8.3)
Marital status, N (%)    
Married 11 (37.9) 4 (28.6) 7 (46.7)
Divorced 4 (13.8) 2 (14.3) 2 (13.3)
Never married 14 (48.3) 8 (57.1) 6 (40.0)
Number of children living at home, N (%)    
0 13 (44.8) 8 (57.1) 5 (33.3)
1-2 11 (37.9) 2 (14.2) 9 (60.0)
3 or more 5 (17.2) 4 (28.6) 1 (6.7)
Highest level of education completed N (%)    
High School or GED 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Some college or technical school 3 (10.3) 2 (14.3) 1 (6.7)
Bachelor’s Degree 10 (34.5) 4 (28.6) 6 (40.0)
Master’s Degree 13 (44.8) 7 (50.0) 6 (40.0)
Doctoral Degree 3 (10.3) 1 (7.1) 2 (13.3)
Annual household income, N (%)    
Less than $25,000 3 (10.3) 3 (21.4) 0 (0)
Between $25,000 and $50,000 10 (34.5) 5 (35.7) 5 (33.3)
Between $50,001 and $75,000 5 (17.2) 2 (14.3) 3 (20.0)
Between $75,001 and $100,000 3 (10.3) 0 (0) 3 (20.0)
Over $100,000 8 (27.6) 4 (28.6) 4 (26.7)
  1. Note: No statistical differences in demographic characteristics between groups at baseline. BMI = Body Mass Index. All values rounded to the nearest tenth decimal place; therefore, percentages may not equal 100%.