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Table 2 Moderate-to-vigorous intensity physical activity of low and high SES participants before and after school and on weekends

From: Perceived and objective neighborhood support for outside of school physical activity in South African children

Time-point Average daily minutes of MVPA
Low SES
(n = 176)
High SES
(n = 82)
P-value Overall
(n = 258)
Before school (min/day) 6 ± 5 6 ± 4 0.898 6 ± 4
After school (min/day) 39 ± 19 36 ± 16 0.152 38 ± 18
Weekend days (min/day) 62 ± 33 57 ± 29 0.191 61 ± 32
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD
  2. MVPA moderate- to vigorous-intensity physical activity, SES socio-economic status