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Table 1 Mean number of active after school activities, youth clubs and sedentary activities reported per week by pupils attending Action 3:30 clubs overall stratified by gender

From: Increasing children’s physical activity through a teaching-assistant led extracurricular intervention: process evaluation of the action 3:30 randomised feasibility trial

  Active Youth clubs*   Sedentary  
All children
  N Mean SD N Mean SD N Mean SD
Week 0 163 3.4 1.65 48 1.1 0.44 58 1.5 1.01
Week 5 151 3.4 1.72 48 1.1 0.44 61 1.8 1.09
Week 10 134 3.0 1.40 36 1.2 0.59 56 1.7 0.92
Week 15 104 3.3 1.41 34 1.3 0.68 43 1.7 0.97
Week 20 101 3.1 1.50 34 1.1 0.33 51 1.6 0.80
Girls
  N Mean SD N Mean SD N Mean SD
Week 0 95 3.4 1.72 31 1.2 0.52 41 1.5 0.75
Week 5 86 3.5 1.76 27 1.1 0.42 39 1.7 0.81
Week 10 85 3.1 1.52 27 1.3 0.66 42 1.8 1.00
Week 15 71 3.3 1.27 24 1.3 0.76 34 1.9 1.02
Week 20 66 3.0 1.34 28 1.1 0.26 34 1.6 0.81
Boys
  N Mean SD N Mean SD N Mean SD
Week 0 68 3.5 1.56 17 1.1 0.24 17 1.5 1.51
Week 5 65 3.3 1.67 21 1.1 0.48 22 1.5 1.46
Week 10 49 2.9 1.20 9 1.1 0.33 14 1.5 0.76
Week 15 33 3.2 1.69 10 1.2 0.42 9 1.0 0.00
Week 20 35 3.3 1.70 6 1.3 0.52 16 1.6 0.81
  1. *Any organised youth group including junior Girl Guide/Boy Scout groups (Brownies and Cubs).