Table 4

Descriptive statistics: healthy behavior variables

Variable

Total pct

Healthy (%)

Not healthy (%)

N

p


Cigarette smoking

345

0.0005

None

64.9

69.6

30.4

One to nine

15.1

65.4

34.6

Ten to 19

10.1

51.4

48.6

Twenty or more

6.7

26.1

73.9

Refused

3.2

63.6

36.4

Exercise

345

0.044

None

42.3

58.2

41.8

One day

10.7

51.4

48.6

Two days

17.1

69.5

30.5

Three days

15.7

68.5

31.5

Four days

7

83.3

16.7

Five or more

7.2

76

24

BMI

345

0.008

Underweight

2.9

70

30

Healthy

45.2

69.9

30.1

Overweight

30.4

67.6

32.4

Obese I

13

46.7

53.3

Obese II

4.6

56.2

43.8

Obese III

3.8

30.8

69.2


Rohrer and Young BMC Family Practice 2004 5:11   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-5-11

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