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Table 4 Percentages of children meeting physical activity recommendations by type of days

From: Descriptive analysis of preschool physical activity and sedentary behaviors – a cross sectional study of 3-year-olds nested in the SKOT cohort

  n ≥180 min non-sedentary per day ≥60 min MPVA per day
Total
 All days, overall 231 100 81
 Sick days 21 86 29
 DC-days 190 100 82
 Non-DC-days 225 100 72**
Boys
 All days, overall 114 100 89*
 Sick days 10 90 40
 DC-days 95 100 88*
 Non-DC-days 112 100 76**
Girls
 All days, overall 117 100 72
 Sick days 11 82 18
 DC-days 95 100 75
 Non-DC-days 113 100 67
  1. MVPA moderate-to-vigorous physical activity, DC daycare
  2. *: significant sex differences, **: significant differences between proportion of children meeting the recommendations on DC-days and non-DC-days. *), **): all p-values < 0.02