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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: A qualitative study exploring why adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity want to lose weight and views of their carers

   Male Female All Able to answer question
n = 18 n = 32 n = 50 n = 39
Age   43.6 40.6 41.6 41.5
years (SD) (15.9) (14.0) (14.6) (14.6)
BMI   42.2 40.5 40.8 41.1
kg/m2 (SD) (8.4) (7.1) (7.5) (7.7)
Level ID Mild 28 28 28 36
% (n) (5) (9) (14) (14)
  Moderate 50 38 42 46
(9) (12) (21) (18)
  Severe 17 25 22 15
(3) (8) (11) (6)
  Profound 6 9 8 3
(1) (3) (4) (1)