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Table 2 Patient characteristics for the online and primary care practices samples

From: Validation of the 3-item What Engagement Looks Like (WELL) scale in patients with diabetes

  Online sample
N = 606
Primary care practices sample
N = 237
Diabetes
group
Overweight
group
Overall Overall
Characteristic
 Age, Mean (SD) 58.1 (11.9) 51.7 (14.0) 54.9 (13.4)
Range (23–83)
66.7 (12.4)
Range (20–93)
 Women % (N) 52.8 (161) 56.15 (56.2) (169) 54.46 (54.5) (330) 52.7 (125)
Education % (N)
 Some high school or less 3.0 (9) 6.3 (4) 4.6 (13) 18.1 (43)
 High school graduate/GED 33.8 (103) 60.5 (182) 47.0 (285) 24.5 (58)
 Some college/2-year degree 26.9 (82) 18.3 (55) 22.6 (137) 25.7 (61)
 4-year college degree 21.0 (64) 10.0 (30) 15.5 (94) 11.4 (27)
 More than 4-year degree 15.4 (47) 5.0 (15) 10.2 (62) 20.3 (48)
Racea
 White, % (N)     70.0 (166)
 Black, % (N)     7.6 (18)
 Spanish-speakinga, % (N)     15.2 (36)
Overall health statusa
 Fair/Poor, % (N)     40.9 (97)
 Good, % (N)     40.1 (95)
 Very good/excellent, % (N)     19.0 (45)
 A1ca, Mean (SD)     7.2 (1.3)
  1. aData not collected for the online sample