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Table 1 Patient characteristics (N = 25,588)

From: Intermediate weight changes and follow-up of dietetic treatment in primary health care: an observational study

  Percent/Mean (SD)
Sex (female) 63.9
Age (years) 53.7 (15.2)
Initial body mass index (kg/m2) 32.7 (5.4)
Initial body weight (kg) 95.9 (18.5)
Dietetic diagnosis
 No other diagnosis 38.9
 Diagnosis of diabetes mellitus type 2, hypertension, and/or hypercholesterolemia 48.3
 A diagnosis other than diabetes mellitus type 2, hypertension, or hypercholesterolemia 12.9
Neighbourhood social status score:
 Quartile 1—low 36.7
 Quartile 2 23.9
 Quartile 3 18.1
 Quartile 4—high 21.3