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Table 2 Participant Characteristics

From: Measuring healthy behaviours using the stages of change model: an investigation into the physical activity and nutrition behaviours of Australian miners

Characteristic Frequency Percent
Gender (n = 894)
 Male 658 73.6
 Female 236 26.4
Age (n = 805)   
  < 18 years 9 1.1
 18–24 years 99 12.3
 25–34 years 288 35.8
 35–44 years 186 23.1
 45–54 years 164 20.4
 55–64 years 52 6.5
 65–74 years 7 0.9
Marital status (n = 864)
 Partner 559 64.7
 No partner 305 35.3
Employment status (n = 886)
 Employee 775 87.5
 Contractor 111 12.5
Living arrangements (n = 888)
 Resident living in local to the mine site 702 79.1
 Fly-in fly-out 186 20.9
  1. Note. Values represent valid responses only