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Table 1 General information of the sample (Brazil, n = 1752).

From: Association between regular participation in sports and leisure time behaviors in Brazilian adolescents: A cross-sectional study

Variables n (%)
Gender   
   Male 812 (46.3)
   Female 940 (53.7)
Age (years)   
   11–14 1098 (62.7)
   15–17 654 (37.3)
Paternal schooling   
   ≥ 15 years 410 (23.5)
   <15 years 1342 (76.5)
Maternal schooling   
   ≥ 15 years 400 (22.8)
   <15 years 1352 (77.2)
F-SES   
   A (wealthiest) 496 (28.3)
   B 862 (49.2)
   C – D – E (poorest) 394 (22.5)
Participation in sports   
   Yes 260 (14.8)
   No 1492 (85.2)
  1. F-SES = family socio-economic status.