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Table 3 Percentage time spent on physical activity by the Kenyan women according to socio-economic group

From: Predictors of overweight and obesity in adult women in Nairobi Province, Kenya

  Lower Upper-lower Middle Lower-upper Upper Total Chi-square
PAL N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)  
High 61 (32) 44 (23) 45 (23) 28 (15) 14 (7) 192 (58) P <0.001a
Moderate 7 (10) 17 (28) 13 (19) 16 (24) 12 (18) 67 (20)  
Low 7 (10) 11 (15) 16 (22) 29 (40) 10 (14) 73 (22)  
Sedentary time per day        
< 5 hours 31 (37) 19 (22) 16 (19) 13 (15) 6 (7) 85 (26) P <0.001a
5-10 hours 23 (18) 35 (27) 33 (25) 20 (15) 19 (15) 130 (39)  
>10 hours 21 (18) 20 (17) 25 (21) 40 (34) 11 (9) 117 (35)  
  1. PAL = physical activity level; a Significant differences at p <0.001.