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Table 4 The reasons given by the participants for their obesity

From: Severe obesity, emotions and eating habits: a case-control study

  Study group
n = 60
Control group
n = 102
Significance
χ2 = 0.0007
Metabolism 16.7% 2.9%  
Nothing to do with food 18.3% 10.8%  
Eating too much 41.7% 42.2%  
Exercise too little 18.3% 18.6%  
Not overweight 5.0% 25.5%  
Total % 100 100