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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Healthy Life Centre participants’ perceptions of living with overweight or obesity and seeking help for a perceived “wrong” lifestyle - a qualitative interview study

Characteristics Number of participants
Gender
 Female 8
 Male 5
Age
 30–69 13
 Mean age women 47,5
 Mean age men 55,4
Civil status
 Single/divorced 1
 Widow/widower 1
 Partner/married 11
Education
 Secondary school 11
 Bachelor degree or higher 2
Occupational status
 Employee 50–80% 4
 Unemployed 2
 Disability pension 5
 Retired 2
Participation in HLC
 Healthy diet courses 11
 Activity groups 12
 Individual conversations with HP 13