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Table 1 Baseline anthropometric measures of the communities separately, and combined, Queensland, Australia, 2016

From: Perceived barriers and enablers to participation in a community-tailored physical activity program with Indigenous Australians in a regional and rural setting: a qualitative study

  Rural community (N = 10) Regional community (N = 22) Combined (N = 32)
Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Age   36.6 (6.89) 29.27 (6.0) 31.56 (7.07)
Anthropometrics Height (cm) 162.5 (9.14) 169.86 (9.10) 167.28 (9.77)
Weight (kg) 85.81 (12.05) 88.12 (15.61) 87.4 (14.44)
BMI (kg/m2) 32.73 (2.55) 30.53 (4.81) 31.21 (4.32)
Bodyfat (%) 34.14 (7.99) 34.07 (9.15) 34.09 (8.67)
6MWT (m) 455 (95.45) 509.72 (65.54) 492.62 (78.86)
Waist circumference (cm) 104.2 (6.77) 98.59 (11.75) 100.34 (10.67)
Hip circumference (cm) 105.45 (3.93) 105.15 (10.49) 105.25 (8.89)
Blood pressure Systolic BP (mmHg) 126.8 (9.30) 124.66 (11.36)a 125.35 (10.63)
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 84.1 (10.22) 81.33 (7.40)a 82.82 (8.34)
  1. 6MWT 6 Minute Walk Test, BMI body mass index, BP blood pressure, a Data was not available for one participant