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Table 4 Absolute contribution of the variables to total sitting time according to correspondence analysis in the factorial plan

From: Socio-demographic, clinical and health behavior correlates of sitting time in older adults

  Cos2 Cos2  
Variables Dimension 1 Dimension 2 Dimension
Sex    1
Male 0.178487 0.038911  
Female 0.178487 0.038911  
Age    2
60-69 years 0.005844 0.295584  
70-79 years 0.002907 0.045769  
≥80 years 0.001472 0.275643  
Schooling    2
Schooled 0.007240 0.367995  
Unschooled 0.007240 0.367995  
Arterial hypertension    1
Yes 0.501896 0.018283  
No 0.501896 0.018283  
Diabetes mellitus    1
Yes 0.200546 0.038845  
No 0.200546 0.038845  
Use of medication    1
Yes 0.530507 0.030613  
No 0.530507 0.030613  
Self-rated health    1
Good 0.215100 0.054552  
Poor 0.215100 0.054552  
Basic activities of daily living    1
Dependent 0.125627 0.107130  
Independent 0.125627 0.107130  
Regular physical activity    2
Yes 0.024448 0.223931  
No 0.024448 0.223931  
  1. Squared cosine values may be interpreted as the correlation between the variable and the respective dimension.