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Table 2 Mean time spent engaged in PA and the prevalence of attaining PA recommendations according to BMI status

From: Association of self-reported physical activity patterns and socio-demographic factors among normal-weight and overweight Japanese men

   BMI status   
  Total Normal-weight
men
Overweight
men
p-value
Mean time spent in total PA, min/week (SD) 330.7 (488.5) 340.4 (488.9) 306.2 (433.0) 0.32
Meet 150min of total PA per week (%) 57.4% 58.6% 54.6% 0.16
Mean time spent in walking, min/week (SD) 194.0 (302.1) 196.0 (308.4) 189.5 (288.0) 0.79
Meet 150min of walking per week (%) 41.8% 41.0% 43.5% 0.36
Mean time spent in MVPA, min/week (SD) 135.8 (298.9) 144.4 (315.5) 116.7 (257.7) 0.001*
Meet 150min of MVPA per week (%) 24.9% 26.6% 21.3% 0.035*
  1. * Statistically significant (p<0.05).
  2. SD=standard deviation.