Table 2

Sample size and weighted percentages for health-behaviour change in general and the most important behavioural changes reported

Individual variablesSampleWeighted (%)*
Health-behaviour change
 Yes6762058.2
 No5200641.8
Most important health-behaviour change
 More exercise3381252.6
 Lost weight771310.4
 Changed diet1100116.6
 Changed smoking37985.7
 Reduced alcohol5840.8
 Reduced stress12131.8
 Medical treatment50966.0
 Took vitamins10781.6
Other31554.4
  • * Weighted percentages account for CCHS probability sampling.