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Table 1 Comparison of telephone screening respondents (N = 1242) by recruitment source

From: Using targeting to recruit men and women of color into a behavioral weight loss trial

 NNon-targeted recruitmentTargeted recruitmentp value
Gender, n (%)1238  < 0.001
 Woman 773 (87.9)183 (51.0) 
 Man 106 (12.1)176 (49.0) 
Ethnicity, n (%)483  < 0.001
 Non-Hispanic White 243 (80.7)46 (25.3) 
 Person of color 58 (19.3)136 (74.7) 
Age, year, M ± SD123848.2 ± 11.444.4 ± 11.2< 0.001
Self-reported BMI, kg/m2, mdn (IQR)122934.5 (30.9; 39.2)34.5 (31.2; 38.0)0.64
Eligibility after telephone screen, n (%)1242  0.10
 Eligible 496 (56.2)220 (61.3) 
 Ineligible 373 (42.3)130 (36.2) 
 No longer interested 14 (1.6)9 (2.5) 
Randomization status, n (%)1242  0.18
 Randomized 343 (38.8)125 (34.8) 
 Not randomized 540 (61.2)234 (65.2) 
  1. Values are observed means and standard deviations, median and interquartile range, or counts and percentages