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Table 1 Sample characteristics at T1 assessment

From: Course and prediction of body image dissatisfaction during pregnancy: a prospective study

Sociodemographic characteristics
 Age, M (SD) 31.44 (4.82)
 Nationality: German, n (%) 214 (96.4)
 Education
  low secondary qualification, n (%) 6 (2.7)
  high secondary qualification, n (%) 66 (29.7)
  university entrance qualification, n (%) 150 (67.6)
  Partnership, n (%) 218 (98.2)
 Household Income
   ≤ 1000, n (%) 13 (5.9)
  1001–2000, n (%) 55 (24.8)
  2001–3000, n (%) 46 (20.7)
  3001–4000, n (%) 54 (24.3)
  4001–5000, n (%) 38 (17.1)
   ≥ 5001, n (%) 16 (7.2)
 Parity
  Primiparous, n (%) 114 (51.4)
  Multiparous, n (%) 108 (48.6)
 Weight and physical health
  Current physical disorders, n (%) 101 (45.5)
  Pre-pregnancy BMI [kg/m2], M (SD) 24.64 (5.29)
  Weight gain (Pre-pregnancy to T1) [kg], M (SD) 4.97 (3.46)
 Physical activity and eating behavior
  Number of days with light physical activity, M (SD) 5.61 (1.78)
  Number of days with moderate physical activity, M (SD) 2.57 (2.36)
  Number of days with intense physical activity, M (SD) 1.38 (1.91)
  Eating attacks, n (%) 86 (38.7)
  Uncontrolled eating, n (%) 34 (15.3)
 Maternal health
  History of mental disorders, n (%) 38 (17.1)
  Depression: EPDS \(\ge 10\), n (%) 51 (23.0)
  Poor sleep quality: PSQI > 5, n (%) 109 (49.8)
  1. Total sample N 220, M mean, SD Standard deviation