Table 1

Baseline characteristics

All participants (n=21)Programme completers* (n=15)Semistructured interviewees (n=14)
Mean age (years), mean (SD)58.9 (11.0)60.5 (10.2)58.7 (9.4)
Male, n (%)12 (57.1)8 (53.3)6 (42.9)
White, n (%)18 (85.7)13 (86.7)12 (85.7)
Education>high school, n (%)17 (85.0)12 (80.0)13 (92.9)
Married/partnered, n (%)15 (71.4)12 (80.0)10 (71.4)
Mean BMI (kg/m2), mean (SD)34.1 (5.4)33.9 (4.2)32.7 (3.1)
Baseline HbA1c, mean (SD)5.9 (0.2)6.0 (0.2)5.9 (0.2)
  • *Defined has having completed the 12-month survey.

  • BMI, Body Mass Index; HbA1c, haemoglobin A1c.