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Table 3 Correlates of daily PA behaviour (2013)

From: Time to ‘re-think’ physical activity promotion for young people? Results from a repeated cross-sectional study

Predictor Variable   Active 2–4 days per week Active 5–6 days per week Active 7 days per week
OR [95% CI] OR [95% CI] OR [95% CI]
Enjoyment of Sport or PA No, not at all 0.13 [0.09, 0.20] 0.02 [0.01, 0.05] 0.05 [0.02, 0.12]
Yes, a little 0.44 [0.35, 0.56] 0.11 [0.08, 0.15] 0.08 [0.05, 0.12]
Yes, a lot [Ref.]
Gender Male 1.23 [0.98, 1.53] 2.43 [1.85, 3.19] 3.36 [2.47, 4.59]
Female [Ref.]
Age 11–12 years 1.05 [0.78, 1.42] 1.22 [0.86, 1.74] 1.92 [1.30, 2.83]
13–14 years 1.33 [1.04, 1.70] 1.66 [1.23, 2.23] 2.12 [1.51, 2.97]
15–16 years [Ref.]
Knowledge of PA guidelines Unaware 1.00 [0.79, 1.27] 0.91 [0.68, 1.21] 1.74 [1.29, 2.35]
Aware [Ref.]
Daily Fruit and Veg Intake None/little (0–1) 0.41 [0.27, 0.63] 0.12 [0.07, 0.20] 0.10 [0.06, 0.17]
Some (2–4) 0.76 [0.51, 1.12] 0.41 [0.27, 0.62] 0.24 [0.15, 0.36]
Sufficient (5 or more) [Ref.]
  1. Reference Category: Somewhat Inactive (0–1 days per week)