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Table 3 - Relationship between rate of participation in particular types of physical activity and quintiles of SEIFA IRSAD

From: Participation in sport and physical activity: associations with socio-economic status and geographical remoteness

   Relationship with SEIFA IRSAD quintile  
Physical activity1 n Positive linear Negative linear Non- linear2 p-value3
Aerobics/fitness 21,597 *   * <0.001
Australian rules football 21,598    * <0.001
Badminton 21,597 *    0.019
Basketball 21,599 *    0.015
Boxing 21,598 *   * <0.001
Bush walking 21,597 *   * <0.001
Canoeing/kayaking 21,598 *   * 0.002
Cricket (indoor) 21,597    * 0.001
Cricket (outdoor) 21,598   * * <0.001
Cycling 21,597 *   * <0.001
Fishing 21,597   * * <0.001
Football (indoor) 21,598 *   * <0.001
Football (outdoor) 21,597 *   * <0.001
Golf 21,597 *   * <0.001
Gridiron 21,598    * <0.001
Horse riding/equestrian/polo cross 21,598   *   0.013
Ice/snow sports 21,599 *    <0.001
Lawn bowls 21,598   *   <0.001
Motor sports 21,597   * * <0.001
Netball 21,597    * 0.018
Orienteering 21,597 *    0.015
Rock climbing 21,598 *    <0.001
Roller sports 21,599 *    <0.001
Rowing 21,597 *    <0.001
Rugby league 21,598   * * <0.001
Rugby union 21,597 *   * <0.001
Running 21,598 *   * <0.001
Sailing 21,597 *   * <0.001
Shooting sports 21,596   * * <0.001
Surf sports 21,598 *   * <0.001
Swimming 21,597 *    <0.001
Table tennis 21,597   *   0.030
Tennis 21,599 *   * <0.001
Tenpin bowling 21,597   * * 0.005
Touch football 21,597   * * <0.001
Triathlons 21,598 *   * 0.001
Volleyball 21,597    * <0.001
Walking 21,598 *    <0.001
Water polo 21,598     <0.001
Water-skiing/power boating 21,597     0.037
Weight training 21,598 *   * 0.013
Yoga 21,598 *   * <0.001
  1. 1For the remaining 53 types of physical activity, there was no significant relationship between SEIFA IRSAD quintile and the rate of regular participation.
  2. 2Includes any significant 2nd, 3rd or 4th order relationship.
  3. 3Logistic regression likelihood ratio test.