Table 1

Characteristics of the 19 participants in the study (10 men and 9 women)

BMI (kg/m2)31.5 (4.7)
Waist circumference (cm)105.2 (12.4)
Completed university degree*78.9
Taking antihypertensive medication*47.4
Habitual moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (min/day)†35.80 (30.86)
Habitual sitting time (h/day)†9.82 (2.19)
Sleep time (h/night)*7.4 (0.8)
  • Data are % or mean (SD).

  • *Assessed using self-reports.

  • †Assessed using activity monitors during the washout period between the two experimental days.

  • BMI, body mass index.