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Table 2 Relationship between being obese and measures of exercise-related physical activity (PA)

From: Relationship of obesity to physical activity, domestic activities, and sedentary behaviours: cross-sectional findings from a national cohort of over 70,000 Thai adults

  MALES     FEMALES    
  Total n Obese n (%) age adjusted OR (95% CI) adjusted OR (95% CI)* Total n Obese n (%) age adjusted OR (95% CI) adjusted OR (95% CI)*
strenuous exercise-related physical activity >20 mins      
0 sessions/week 10924 2772 (25.4) 1.00 1.00 23972 2341 (9.8) 1.00 1.00
1 sessions/week 4518 1073 (23.8) 0.96 (0.89-1.05) 0.96 (0.88-1.04) 5774 543 (9.4) 1.03 (0.93-1.13) 1.04 (0.94-1.15)
2 sessions/week 4214 945 (22.4) 0.90 (0.82-0.98) 0.90 (0.83-0.99) 4271 451 (10.6) 1.14 (1.02-1.27) 1.11 (1.00-1.24)
3 sessions/week 4409 938 (21.3) 0.83 (0.76-0.90) 0.83 (0.76-0.90) 3721 353 (9.5) 0.92 (0.82-1.04) 0.91 (0.81-1.03)
4 sessions/week 2390 517 (21.6) 0.85 (0.77-0.95) 0.86 (0.77-0.96) 1081 131 (12.1) 1.20 (0.99-1.45) 1.22 (1.01-1.48)
5+ sessions/week 7136 1281 (18.0) 0.70 (0.65-0.75) 0.71 (0.66-0.77) 2571 271 (10.5) 0.99 (0.87-1.14) 0.99 (0.86-1.13)
p(trend)     <0.0001     0.98
moderate exercise-related physical activity >20 mins      
0 sessions/week 12171 2991 (24.6) 1.00 1.00 23459 2321 (9.9) 1.00 1.00
1 sessions/week 4297 1003 (23.3) 0.97 (0.89-1.05) 0.95 (0.87-1.04) 5677 550 (9.7) 1.06 (0.96-1.17) 1.07 (0.97-1.18)
2 sessions/week 4677 1022 (21.9) 0.89 (0.82-0.97) 0.88 (0.81-0.96) 4647 429 (9.2) 0.98 (0.88-1.09) 0.97 (0.87-1.09)
3 sessions/week 4066 859 (21.1) 0.85 (0.78-0.93) 0.84 (0.77-0.92) 3333 316 (9.5) 0.96 (0.85-1.09) 0.97 (0.87-1.10)
4 sessions/week 1826 375 (20.5) 0.81 (0.71-0.91) 0.81 (0.72-0.92) 1081 124 (11.5) 1.17 (0.96-1.42) 1.15 (0.94-1.40)
5+ sessions/week 6554 1276 (19.5) 0.79 (0.73-0.85) 0.81 (0.75-0.87) 3193 350 (11.0) 1.13 (1.00-1.27) 1.10 (0.98-1.25)
p(trend)     <0.0001     0.19
mild exercise-related physical activity >20 mins       
0 sessions/week 20590 4671 (22.7) 1.00 1.00 27176 2838 (10.4) 1.00 1.00
1 sessions/week 3482 815 (23.4) 1.04 (0.95-1.14) 1.03 (0.94-1.12) 4598 419 (9.1) 0.90 (0.81-1.01) 0.93 (0.83-1.04)
2 sessions/week 2388 509 (21.3) 0.90 (0.81-1.00) 0.90 (0.81-1.00) 3219 298 (9.3) 0.91 (0.79-1.02) 0.92 (0.81-1.05)
3 sessions/week 1879 423 (22.5) 0.96 (0.85-1.07) 0.96 (0.85-1.08) 2486 210 (8.5) 0.77 (0.66-0.90) 0.78 (0.67-0.91)
4 sessions/week 939 237 (25.2) 1.10 (0.94-1.28) 1.10 (0.94-1.29) 815 65 (8.0) 0.75 (0.58-0.97) 0.72 (0.56-0.94)
5+ sessions/week 4313 871 (20.2) 0.84 (0.78-0.92) 0.87 (0.80-0.94) 3096 260 (8.4) 0.74 (0.65-0.85) 0.73 (0.64-0.84)
p(trend)     0.004     <0.0001
walking for10 minutes        
0 sessions/week 6588 1488 (22.6) 1.00 1.00 6528 726 (11.1) 1.00 1.00
1 sessions/week 2696 698 (25.9) 1.17 (1.05-1.30) 1.17 (1.05-1.30) 3538 391 (11.1) 1.03 (0.90-1.18) 1.03 (0.90-1.18)
2 sessions/week 2345 560 (23.9) 1.10 (0.94-1.18) 1.06 (0.94-1.19) 3484 375 (10.8) 1.03 (0.90-1.17) 1.02 (0.89-1.17)
3 sessions/week 2636 658 (25.0) 1.11 (1.00-1.24) 1.12 (1.00-1.25) 4194 392 (9.4) 0.87 (0.76-0.99) 0.86 (0.75-0.98)
4 sessions/week 1559 378 (24.3) 1.09 (0.96-1.25) 1.11 (0.97-1.27) 2039 211 (10.4) 1.01 (0.86-1.20) 1.00 (0.83-1.16)
5+ sessions/week 17767 3744 (21.1) 0.94 (0.88-1.01) 0.98 (0.91-1.05) 21607 1995 (9.2) 0.87 (0.80-0.95) 0.84 (0.77-0.92)
p(trend)     0.06     <0.0001
weighted total sessions exercise-related physical activity      
0-3 sessions/week 4201 1180 (28.1) 1.00 1.00 9199 1022 (11.1) 1.00 1.00
4-6 sessions/week 4199 1032 (24.6) 0.85 (0.77-0.94) 0.85 (0.77-0.94) 7639 744 (9.7) 0.90 (0.81-1.00) 0.90 (0.81-0.99)
7-11 sessions/week 8640 1997 (23.1) 0.81 (0.75-0.89) 0.82 (0.75-0.90) 12775 1190 (9.3) 0.85 (0.78-0.93) 0.84 (0.77-0.92)
12-17 sessions/week 7722 1645 (21.3) 0.74 (0.68-0.81) 0.76 (0.70-0.83) 6783 612 (9.0) 0.81 (0.73-0.90) 0.79 (0.71-0.88)
18+ sessions/week 8829 1672 (18.9) 0.66 (0.60-0.72) 0.69 (0.63-0.75) 4994 525 (10.5) 0.95 (0.85-1.07) 0.92 (0.82-1.03)
p(trend)     <0.0001     0.002
  1. *adjusted for age, income and education