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Table 1 Percentage of sample and baseline subgroups reporting being exposed to and participating in specific intervention components.

From: The "Romsås in Motion" community intervention: program exposure and psychosocial mediated relationships to change in stages of change in physical activity

  Whole sample Women Men < 50 years ≥ 50 years Western Non-Western Low education High education Low BMI High BMI Inactive Active
  n = 402– 598 n = 347 n = 256 n = 262 n = 341 n = 550 n = 53 n = 295 n = 303 n = 297 n = 305 n = 221 n = 382
Noticed the project 95.3 95.9 94.5 95.8 95.0 96.7*** 81.1 94.8 95.7 93.2* 97.4 91.2*** 97.6
Heard about the physical fitness test 92.7 92.9 92.5 94.6 91.2 93.4 86.0 91.3 94.0 92.4 93.0 87.8** 95.6
Participated in the physical fitness test 50.8 49.3 52.7 46.4 54.4 51.3 45.0 44.2** 56.3 51.0 50.8 45.6 53.6
Heard about the walking groups 90.6 92.2 88.3 89.4 91.5 91.9** 78.0 90.1 90.8 88.4 92.6 84.7*** 94.0
Participated in walking groups 9.9 10.3 9.4 4.7*** 14.7 9.9 10.5 13.5* 6.8 7.7 12.2 11.5 9.0
Heard about aerobic exercise groups 81.4 85.5** 75.5 79.9 82.7 83.3** 63.3 82.2 80.4 80.3 82.8 77.5 83.7
Participated in aerobic exercise groups 13.3 17.9** 6.6 7.6** 18.5 13.8 8.1 15.3 11.3 12.9 13.7 11.0 14.5
Heard about the walk path 80.6 83.1 77.2 78.9 82.0 84.4*** 39.5 80.7 80.2 80.2 81.3 74.7* 84.1
Used the walk path 21.7 24.2 18.3 18.4 24.8 22.8 8.8 20.3 22.4 20.4 23.2 13.3** 26.0
Heard about the walk diary 58.0 62.9** 50.7 54.5 61.0 61.3*** 24.4 57.8 57.9 60.1 56.2 54.3 60.2
Participated in the walk diary 6.4 6.6 6.2 4.9 7.9 6.5 6.1 5.7 7.1 7.5 5.3 4.2 7.6
Heard about the Green prescription 38.1 41.8* 33.0 36.5 39.5 40.0** 19.0 38.2 37.6 37.6 38.5 37.3 38.6
Received the Green prescription 1.5 1.3 1.7 1.0 2.0 1.4 3.1 1.7 1.4 1.0 2.0 0.0 2.2
Heard about lectures 29.3 29.9 28.5 27.4 31.0 29.4 28.3 31.0 27.6 25.5* 32.9 28.0 30.1
Participated at lectures 3.7 3.8 3.4 3.4 3.9 3.7 2.9 3.8 3.6 1.9* 5.5 2.9 4.0
Seen stands 45.4 43.0 48.7 43.6 46.9 47.2** 27.1 45.2 45.2 44.3 46.7 35.9** 50.9
Seen brochures 75.8 77.6 73.5 79.6 72.9 76.9 64.7 71.5* 79.9 73.7 77.8 66.7*** 81.0
Seen "Walk the stairs"-poster 41.7 43.3 39.7 38.5 44.3 42.1 37.5 45.3 38.4 41.6 42.0 37.7 44.0
  1. * = p < .05, ** = p < .01, *** = p < .001. Western = born in Western Europe, North America, Australia or New Zealand. Education low = <12 years; high = ≥12 years. BMI low = <26.3 kg/m2; high = ≥26.3 kg/m2. Inactive = Precontemplation, Contemplation; active = Preparation, Action, Maintenance.