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Table 3 Features of importance when choosing footwear, no. (%)

From: An evaluation of seasonal variations in footwear worn by adults with inflammatory arthritis: a cross-sectional observational study using a web-based survey

  Not important Slightly important Of importance Very important
Comfort - - 16 (9) 169 (91)
Style 15 (8) 49 (27) 89 (48) 32 (17)
Fit - - 21 (11) 164 (89)
Support 3 (2) 7 (4) 36 (19) 139 (75)
Cost 13 (7) 41 (22) 87 (47) 44 (24)
Weight 9 (5) 51 (28) 77 (42) 48 (26)
Colour 22 (12) 58 (31) 78 (42) 27 (15)
Material 11 (6) 47 (25) 85 (46) 42 (23)
Fastenings 16 (9) 43 (23) 73 (39) 53 (29)
Nonslip 8 (4) 30 (16) 54 (29) 93 (50)
Heel height 20 (11) 14 (8) 51 (28) 100 (54)
Ease to put on 6 (3) 24 (13) 60 (32) 95 (51)