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Table 1 Survey respondent demographics

From: The contribution of sport participation to overall health enhancing physical activity levels in Australia: a population-based study

Characteristica Participated in any LTPA in the past 12 months (%) Did not participate in any LTPA in the past 12 months (%)
Gender     
 Males 8910 (50.1) 1775 (46.3)
 Females 8859 (49.9) 2058 (53.7)
Age     
 15–29 4524 (25.8) 701 (18.7)
 30–49 6678 (38.0) 1103 (29.5)
 50+ 6349 (36.2) 1940 (51.8)
Region     
 Metropolitan 11,658 (65.6) 2405 (62.7)
 Non-metropolitan 6111 (34.4) 1429 (37.3)
Total 17,769   3834  
  1. aTotals vary slightly due to missing data