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Table 1 Validation Study Sample Description

From: Development and validation of the Treatment Related Impact Measure of Weight (TRIM-Weight)

Demographics Characteristics Total N = 208
GENDER  
- Female 163 (78.4%)
- Male 44 (21.2%)
AGE (Years):  
- Mean (Std. Deviation) 38.2 (10.3) years
- Range 20-76 years
Weight* (current, in kg [lbs]):  
- Mean (Std. Deviation) 91.1 [200.8] (42.2)
- Range 54 [120]-147 [325]
BMI (at highest weight):  
- Mean (Std. Deviation) 36.4 (4.4)
- Range 30-45
TYPE OF OAM MEDICATION (% of sample)  
Phentermine 43.3%
Phendimetrazine 3.8%
Sibutramine 22.1%
Diethylpropion 3.4%
Orlistat 23.1%
Other/Missing 4.4%
EDUCATION:  
- Less than or Completed High School or GED 84 (41.61%)
- College Degree (Associate's Degree or B.A.) 96 (47.5%)
- Graduate Degree (or higher) 22 (10.9%)
ETHNICITY:  
- White/Caucasian 168 (83.2%)
- Black/African American 14 (6.9%)
- Latino/Hispanic/Mexican American 10 (5.0%)
- Native American/Alaskan Native 1 (0.5%)
- Asian American/Pacific Islander 5 (2.5%)
- Mixed Racial Background 2 (1.0%)
- Other Races 2 (1.0%)
CURRENT LIVING ARRANGEMENT:  
- Living with a spouse (% Yes) 169 (81.3%)
- Do you have children (% Yes) 50 (24.0%)
EMPLOYMENT:  
- Full-time paid position 119 (59.8%)
- Part-time paid position 23 (11.6%)
- Not currently working for pay 47 (23.6%)
- Student 10 (5.0%)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME  
- Less than $20,000 15 (7.4%)
- $20,000 to $39,999 32 (15.8%)
- $40,000 to $59,999 45 (22.3%)
- $60,000 to $79,999 50 (24.8%)
- $80,000 to $99,999 29 (14.4%)
- $100,000 and over 30 (14.9%)
- Declined to answer 1 (0.5%)
  1. 1 One observation missing
  2. 2 One observation was deleted as out of range.