Table 2

Mean time spent in physical activity (based on daily average in minutes)

Age group 1

Age group 2

P value

Partial ETA


N = 42

N = 30


Total time sedentary

666.67 (±107.17)

789.16 (±113.51)

≤0.001

0.36

In school sedentary

178.98 (±33.39)

218.38 (±44.09)

<0.001

0.50

After school sedentary

63.47(±15.38)

75.30 (±12.27)

<0.001

0.28

Evening sedentary

186.51 (±38.41)

221.98 (±50.11)

<0.05

0.40

Total moderate to vigorous

131.57(±84.23)

90.02 (±97.89)

< 0.05

0.07

In school moderate to vigorous

48.23(±21.90)

35.10 (±17.93)

<0.01

0.10

After school moderate to vigorous

17.32(±8.77)

10.28(±7.07)

≤0.001

0.16

Evening moderate to vigorous

40.48(±30.64)

25.99(±33.16)

<0.001

0.09


MacDonald et al. BMC Research Notes 2011 4:422   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-4-422

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