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Table 1 Characteristics of women who were overweight (n = 11)

From: Identifying target behaviors for weight management interventions for women who are overweight during pregnancy and the postpartum period: a qualitative study informed by the Behaviour Change Wheel

Characteristics Women who were overweight (n = 11)
Age (years), median (range) 29 (22–41)
BMI before pregnancy (kg/m2), n (%)
 25.0–29.9 3 (27%)
 30.0–34.9 7 (64%)
 35.0–39.9 0 (0%)
 40.0 or more 1 (9%)
 Gestational diabetes, n (%) 3 (27%)
Highest educational qualification, n (%)
 Secondary education 6 (55%)
 College or University of applied sciences 4 (36%)
 University 1 (9%)
Marital status, n (%)
 Married or living with partner 11 (100%)
Planned pregnancy, n (%)
 Yes 9 (82%)
 No 1 (9%)
 Missing value 1 (9%)