Table 1 Demographic and fitness characteristics of participants by group status at baseline

From: MAP training: combining meditation and aerobic exercise reduces depression and rumination while enhancing synchronized brain activity

Characteristic Healthy Depressed Total
n 30 22 52
Age (years) 21.2±3.3 20.7±3.1 21.0±3.2
Gender (male/female) 10/20 5/17 15/37
Height (cm) 168.0±7.9 163.5±10.3 166.1±9.2
Weight (kg) 66.0±13.2 63.6±12.6 65.0±12.9
BMI (kg/m2) 23.3±4.2 23.7±3.4 23.5±3.9
VO2 peak (ml kg−1 min−1) 38.6±9.2 37.2±7.1 38.0±8.3
  1. Abbreviations: BMI, body mass index; VO2 peak, peak aerobic fitness.
  2. Values equal means±s.d.