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Table 3 Association between Perceived Neighborhood Safety and Sufficient Health Related Objective Physical Activity, Overall and by Gender

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

  Total (N=219) Women (n=86) Men (n=133)
  Adjusted OR (95%C.I) Adjusted OR (95%C.I) Adjusted OR (95%C.I)
Traffic Safety for bicycling
Safe 0.87 (0.29- 2.54) 0.77 (0.20- 2.87) 0.54 (0.06- 5.42)
Not Safe 1.00 1.00 1.00
Traffic Safety for walking
Safe 2.28 (1.13- 6.25)*   
Not Safe 1.00 --- ---
Crime Safety during the day
Safe 0.34 (0.06- 0.91)*   
Not Safe 1.00 --- ---
Crime Safety at night
Safe 1.68 (1.07- 3.64)* 0.63 (0.16- 2.46) 3.82 (1.08- 14.00)*
Not Safe 1.00 1.00 1.00
  1. CI indicates confidence intervals; and OR, odds ratio
  2. Adjusted for age, neighborhood location, employment status, and educational level
  3. -- Sex-specific results were only presented for safety variables for which there were significant moderating effects with gender
  4. * P<0.05