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Table 1 Sample characteristics of trial sample at baseline (n = 23) a

From: Pilot trial of a group cognitive behavioural therapy program for comorbid depression and obesity

 Count (%)
Sex (n = 24)
 Women15 (62.5%)
 Men9 (37.5%)
Relationship status
 Single / never married5 (20.8%)
 Divorced / separated3 (12.5%)
 Married / de facto15 (62.5%)
 Antidepressant use (current)15 (62.5%)
 Physical health comorbidities9 (38%)
Smoking status
 Current smoker1 (4.2%)
 Ex-smoker9 (37.5%)
 Non-smoker13 (54.2%)
Ethnicity
 Caucasian21 (87.5%)
 Aboriginal / TSI1 (4.2%)
 Indian1 (4.2%)
Education
 Some school3 (12.5%)
 High school graduate3 (12.5%)
 Technical / vocational training8 (33.3%)
 Bachelor’s degree6 (25%)
 Post-graduate degree3 (12.5%)
Employment status
 Homemaker3 (12.5%)
 Self-employed3 (12.5%)
 Salaried income11 (45.8%)
 Unable to work3 (12.5%)
 Retired1 (4.2%)
 Studying2 (8.3%)
Age (mean years)b46.39 (10.08), range 18–64
  1. aNB: demographic data (except for sex) missing for one participant
  2. bNB: Refers to M (SD), all other data refer to n(%)