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Table 2 Participants Physical Activity and Perception of Neighborhood Safety, Overall and by Gender

From: Perceived crime and traffic safety is related to physical activity among adults in Nigeria

Variables Total Gender   
  N (%) Womenn (%) Menn (%) X 2 - Statistic* p- values
Objective MVPA     13.87 <0.001
Sufficient 128 (58.4) 37 (43.0) 91 (68.4)   
Not Sufficient 91 (41.6) 49 (57.0) 42 (31.6)   
Self- Reported Walking     7.53 0.006
Sufficient 104 (51.2) 50 (63.3) 54 (43.5)   
Not Sufficient 99 (48.8) 29 (36.7) 70 (56.5)   
Traffic Safety for Bicycling     15.89 <0.001
Safe 190 (88.8) 66 (77.8) 127 (85.5)   
Not Safe 24 (11.2) 18 (22.2) 6 (4.5)   
Traffic Safety for Walking     97.53 <0.001
Safe 160 (73.1) 29 (33.7) 131 (98.5)   
Not Safe 59 (26.9) 57 (66.3) 2 (1.5)   
Crime Safety during the Day     73.14 <0.001
Safe 165 (75.3) 41 (47.7) 124 (93.2)   
Not Safe 54 (24.7) 45 (52.3) 9 (6.8)   
Crime Safety at Night     29.25 <0.001
Safe 144 (65.8) 44 (55.8) 106 (79.7)   
Not Safe 75 (34.2) 38 (44.2) 27 (20.3)   
  1. *- The statistic is to compare men vs. women