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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the Objective Binge Eating Episode (OBE) and Subjective Binge Eating Episode (SBE) groups

From: An investigation of objective and subjective types of binge eating episodes in a clinical sample of people with co-morbid obesity

  Total n =70 OBE n= 56 (80%) SBE n = 14 (20%) p (OBE vs SBE)
Age/years     
Mean (SD) 36.9 (11.05) 36.3 (10.90) 39.5 (11.67) 0.326c
Sex     
n (% female) 66 (94.3) 53 (95) 13 (93) 1.000d
Race     
n (% white)a 44 (66.7) 38 (72) 06 (46) 0.105d
Marital Status     
n (% married)b 34 (49.3) 29 (55) 05 (42) 0.414e
  1. aFor race: OBE (n = 53); SBE(n = 13); bFor marital status: OBE(n = 53); SBE(n = 12); ct-Test; dFisher Exact Test; eChi-square Test.