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Table 5 Correlates of daily PA behaviour, Males Only (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 0.07 [0.03, 0.14] 0.01 [0.00, 0.06] 0.04 [0.01, 0.12]
Yes, a little 0.36 [0.25, 0.52] 0.09 [0.06, 0.15] 0.05 [0.03, 0.10]
Yes, a lot [Ref.]
Age 11–12 years 1.01 [0.64, 1.60] 0.94 [0.56, 1.55] 1.79 [1.07, 3.02]
13–14 years 1.14 [0.78, 1.66] 1.32 [0.87, 2.00] 1.80 [1.15, 2.81]
15–16 years [Ref.]
Knowledge of PA guidelines Unaware 0.83 [0.58, 1.17] 0.74 [0.50, 1.09] 1.51 [1.02, 2.24]
Aware [Ref.]
Daily Fruit and Veg Intake None/little (0–1) 0.48 [0.25, 0.89] 0.18 [0.09, 0.36] 0.14 [0.07, 0.28]
Some (2–4) 0.87 [0.48, 1.55] 0.58 [0.31, 1.05] 0.34 [0.19, 0.63]
Sufficient (5 or more) [Ref.]
  1. Reference Category: Somewhat Inactive (0–1 days per week)