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Table 2 Participant characteristics, N = 14

From: Postpartum dietary and physical activity-related beliefs and behaviors among women with recent gestational diabetes mellitus: a qualitative study from Singapore

Characteristic n (%)
Marital status
 Married 14 (100)
Ethnicity
 Chinese 9 (64.3)
 Malay 2 (14.3)
 Indian 2 (14.3)
 Others (Burmese) 1 (7.1)
Education
 Completed secondary school 2 (14.3)
 Completed diploma degree 1 (7.1)
 Completed undergraduate degree 11 (78.6)
Employment status prior to delivery
 Homemaker 2 (14.3)
 Working part time 1 (7.1)
 Working full time 10 (71.4)
 Self-employed 1 (7.1)
Housing type
 HDB 3-4 room flat 6 (42.9)
 HDB 5 room flat/Executive flat 3 (21.4)
 Condominium / Landed property 5 (35.7)
Place of delivery for the most recent pregnancy
 Public hospital 7 (50.0)
 Private hospital 7 (50.0)
Parity
 1 child 7 (50.0)
 2 children 5 (35.7)
 3 children 2 (14.3)
Number of GDM pregnancies
 1 10 (71.4)
 2 3 (21.4)
 3 1 (7.1)
First-degree family history of DM
 Yes 5 (35.7)
 No 9 (64.3)
Postpartum BMI, kg/m2
 < 18.5 2 (14.3)
 18.5 to 22.9 6 (42.9)
 ≥ 23.0 6 (42.9)