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Table 2 Mean scores and standard deviations in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and Adolescent Life Goals Profile Scale (ALGPS) in “motion” and “sport enjoyment”

From: Exploring the relationship between physical activity, life goals and health-related quality of life among high school students: a cross-sectional study

Number (%) or mean (± SD) Total (n = 156) “Motion enjoyment”(n = 108) “Sport enjoyment” (n = 48) P-value
HRQOL 62.1 (17.1) 59.6 (17.1) 68.6 (15.2) .003
ALGPS     
Perceived importance     
Relations 3.7 (0.9) 3.8 (0.9) 3.6 (0.8) .417
Generativity 3.6 (0.9) 3.6 (0.9) 3.5 (1.0) .485
Achievement 3.3 (1.0) 3.3 (1.0) 3.3 (1.0) .774
Perceived attainable     
Relations 3.7 (0.8) 3.7 (0.8) 3.7 (0.8) .887
Generativity 3.3 (0.8) 3.3 (0.8) 3.3 (0.7) .619
Achievement 3.1 (0.8) 3.1 (0.8) 3.1 (0.9) .655
  1. Continuous variables are expressed as mean and standard deviation (SD). In the group comparison, independent sample t-tests were used. HRQOL was measured with KIDSCREEN-10 (range 0–100). ALGPS measures life goals. Bold numbers indicate p<0.05