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Table 2 Pilot Study Participant Characteristics

From: Preparing for a trial to test a postpartum weight retention intervention among low income women: feasibility of a protocol in a community-based organization

  Population 1 year post-delivery (n = 9) Drop out population (n = 8)
Initial age 25.6 (4.6) years 25.4(4.1) years
Race/Ethnicity:
 Black 78% 62.5%
 Hispanic 12.5% 25%
 White 12.5% 12.5%
Initial Body Mass Index (BMI) 30.7 (4.0) kg/m2 31.9 (4.1) kg/m2
Initial waist circumference 38.7(3.8) inches 38.5 (4.0) inches
WIC recipient 89% 88%
Number children at home 1.2 3.2
Days of return texting 14 15