Table 1

Unweighted sample proportions of central queensland social survey participants by selected socio-demographic and behavioral categories 2002-2008
2002 (n=1127) 2003 (n=1147) 2004 (n=1102) 2005 (n=1127) 2006 (n=1131) 2007 (n=1112) 2008 (n=1162) Overall Sample (n=7908)
Gender
Male 52.1 51.9 51.1 51.6 51.5 52.0 50.9 51.6
Female 47.9 48.1 48.9 48.4 48.5 48.0 49.1 48.4
Age
18-44 50.8 45.5 44.7 45.6 41.6 39.3 38.8 43.8
45+ 49.2 54.5 55.3 54.4 58.4 60.7 61.2 56.2
Employment Status
Yes 62.3 62.8 63.7 66.5 65.8 64.6 62.8 64.1
No 37.7 37.2 36.3 33.5 34.2 35.4 37.2 35.9
Years of Education
0-12 Years 59.1 57.3 59.6 57.9 57.1 61.2 55.5 58.2
13+ Years 40.9 42.7 40.4 42.1 42.9 38.8 44.5 41.8
Smoking Status
Yes 20.9 22.7 19.5 21.9 20.1 17.2 17.2 19.9
No 79.1 77.3 80.5 78.1 79.9 82.8 82.8 80.1
BMI
Healthy Weight 42.1 43.8 44.6 40.5 37.7 37.7 37.7 40.6
Overweight or Obese 57.9 56.2 55.4 59.5 62.3 62.3 62.3 59.4
Physical Activity
Insufficient Physical Activity (I-MVPA) 56.9 53.4 54.4 53.5 51.6 60.3 46.8 53.8
Sufficient Physical Activity (S-MVPA) 43.1 46.6 45.6 46.5 48.4 39.7 53.2 46.2
Screen Time
Low Screen Time (LST) 59.2 58.5 58.8 54.7 52.4 55.1 54.0 56.0
High Screen Time (HST) 40.8 41.5 42.2 45.3 47.6 44.9 46.0 44.0
Combined Behaviors
S-MVPA/LST 25.7 27.6 27.0 26.7 24.9 21.5 29.4 26.1
I-MVPA/LST 33.5 31.0 30.9 28.0 27.5 33.6 24.6 29.8
S-MVPA/HST 17.4 19.0 18.6 19.8 23.4 18.2 23.8 20.0
I-MVPA/HST 23.4 22.5 23.6 25.5 24.1 26.7 22.2 24.0

Duncan et al.

Duncan et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:1060   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-1060

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