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Table 3 Physical activity among rural and urban women in Narok County, Kenya

From: Body composition, water turnover and physical activity among women in Narok County, Kenya

PA Population mean SD n (22) Rural n (8) Urban n (14)
VM counts/day 783766 ± 261001 859733 ± 319404 740356 ± 222551
Sedentary 359 ± 120 352 ± 89.5 364 ± 137.3
Light 388 ± 87 377 ± 78.6 394 ± 92.9
Moderate 71 ± 45 80 ± 50.2 65.6 ± 42.6
Vigorous 0.18 ± 0.34 0.32 ± 0.48 0.10 ± 0.20
Total wear time 802 ± 118 800 ± 93.1 803.4 ± 133.9
Activity levels Population (%) Rural (%) Urban (%)
Sedentary 44.5 42.5 44.3
Light 48.7 46.9 47.7
Moderate 8.8 10.5 7.9
Vigorous 0.02 .03 .02
  1. VM- vector magnitude, time in minutes based on cut-off points by Troiano et al. [22].