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Table 2 All independent variables included in the first model.

From: Parenthood and factors that influence outdoor recreational physical activity from a gender perspective

Variables Coded as
  0 1
Cohabiting yes1 no2
Level of education lower3 higher4
Personal financial situation able5 not able6
Living conditions countryside7 town8
Owning a dog or horse yes no
Smoking habits smoker9 non-smoker10
Snuff habits snuffer11 non-snuffer12
Alcohol habits drinker13 non-drinker14
Able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted yes no
Participated in outdoor recreational PA for physical reasons yes no
Participated in outdoor recreational PA for social reasons yes no
Participated in outdoor recreational PA for the adventure yes no
Participated in outdoor recreational PA for well-being yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to costs yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to physical level yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to family situation yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to illness/functional disorder yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to lack of appropriate areas yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to lack of knowledge yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to lack of equipment yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to lack of time yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to lack of courage yes no
Not able to participate in as much outdoor recreational PA as wanted due to lack of interest yes no
Participated in PA indoors yes no
Abandoned outdoor recreational PA during the evening due to fear of violence yes15 no16
  1. The logistic regression analysis evaluated factors with a significant influence on the participation in outdoor recreational physical activity (PA).
  2. 1married/living with a partner
  3. 2single or living apart
  4. 3completed nine-year compulsory school, senior high school
  5. 4completed university education
  6. 5able to cover an unexpected cost of 14 000 Swedish crowns (approximately 1400 Euros) within one week
  7. 6not able to cover an unexpected cost of 14 000 Swedish crowns within one week
  8. 7living in a small village in the countryside with mainly single-family houses
  9. 8living in a densely built-up area, in a quarter of a town, or in a suburb
  10. 9smokes regularly/sometimes
  11. 10stopped smoking/never smoked
  12. 11using snuff (smokeless tobacco) regularly/sometimes
  13. 12stopped using snuff/never used it
  14. 13drinking 1-9 glasses/week
  15. 14drinking no alcohol
  16. 15often/rather often
  17. 16never/seldom