Table 1

Participant demographics

CharacteristicsN%
Marital status
 Married2074.1
 Cohabiting725.9
Ethnicity
 White2074.1
 Asian311.1
 Black African13.7
 Arab311.1
Education
 Degree level1866.7
 Further education311.1
 School to 16 years311.1
 School to ≤16 years311.1
Occupation
 Professional1037.0
 Sales/customer service518.5
 Caring/leisure/other414.8
 Admin/secretarial27.4
 Associate/technical27.4
 Self-employed13.7
 Not working311.1
Diabetes history
 Family history of T2DM2177.8
 Previous GD414.8
Previous pregnancies
 01037.0
 11140.7
 2518.5
 ≥313.7
  • GD, gestational diabetes; T2DM, type 2 diabetes mellitus.