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Table 2 Self-reported lifestyle behaviour in the first year postpartum

From: Postpartum behaviour as predictor of weight change from before pregnancy to one year postpartum

Lifestyle behaviour n = 118
Light physical activity, min/d, median (10-90th%) 323 (191-472)
Moderate and vigorous physical activity, min/d, median (10-90th%) 31 (10-93)
Participants meeting physical activity guideline, % (n)  
   Never (not at 6 and 12 months pp) 40 (47)
   Sometimes (only at 6 or 12 months pp) 33 (39)
   Always (at 6 and 12 months pp) 27 (32)
Social comparison for physical activity, % (n)  
   Less active than others 27 (32)
   Equally active as others 36 (43)
   More active than others 36 (43)
Sitting, hours/day, mean (SD) 6.5 (2.7)
Resting, hours/day, mean (SD) 1.2 (1.2)
Sleeping, hours/day, mean (SD) 7.8 (1.3)
Total energy intake, tertiles, % (n)  
   Below average (< 628 kJ/day) 33 (39)
   Average (628 to 803 kJ/day) 34 (40)
   Above average (> 803 kJ/day) 33 (39)
Fat intake as percentage of total energy intake, mean (SD 32.6 (5.0)
Participants always meeting fat intake guideline, % (n) 75 (98)
Saturated fatty acid intake as percentage of total energy intake, mean (SD) 11.5 (2.6)
Participants always/sometimes meeting saturated fatty acid guideline, % (n) 63 (74)
Breastfeeding, % (n)  
   Never 26 (31)
   Up to 4 months 42 (49)
   Longer than 4 months 32 (38)
  1. Scores at 6 weeks, 6 and 12 months postpartum were computed into mean postpartum values.