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Table 5 Odds ratios for associations between observed socio-demographic and park visitation characteristics and MVPA

From: How active are people in metropolitan parks? An observational study of park visitation in Australia

  Sitting/standing (ref) vs MVPA
  OR (95 % CI) p
Sex   
 Male (ref) 1.00  
 Female 0.76 (0.68, 0.86) <0.0005
Age group   
 Child (ref) 1.00  
 Teen 0.36 (0.28, 0.46) <0.0005
 Adult 0.37 (0.32, 0.43) <0.0005
 Senior 0.33 (0.27, 0.40) <0.0005
Day of week   
 Weekday (ref) 1.00  
 Weekend day 0.98 (0.84, 1.14) 0.806
Park   
 Low SES (ref) 1.00  
 High SES 1.52 (1.36, 1.72) <0.0005
Period of day   
 Morning (ref) 1.00  
 Mid-morning 0.19 (0.12, 0.30) <0.0005
 Midday 0.08 (0.05, 0.13) <0.0005
 Afternoon 0.09 (0.09, 0.16) <0.0005
  1. OR = Odds Ratios; 95 % CI = 95 % confidence interval
  2. P: bolded indicates significant associations