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Table 1 The children’s characteristics (n = 891)

From: A comparison of 10 accelerometer non-wear time criteria and logbooks in children

  Boys (n = 453) Girls (n = 438)
Age (years) 10.9 (0.3) 10.9 (0.3)
Body mass (kg) 39.2 (8.3) 40.0 (9.0)
Height (cm) 147 (7) 147 (7)
BMI (kg/m2) 18.1 (2.9) 18.4 (3.1)
Overweight/obese (%) 16/3 16/4
Physical activity levela
 Total PA (cpm) 633 (211) 566 (185)
 SED (min/day) 523 (62) 528 (61)
 LPA (min/day) 221 (35) 224 (36)
 MPA (min/day) 44 (13) 37 (11)
 VPA (min/day) 30 (16) 24 (12)
 MVPA (min/day) 74 (26) 61 (20)
  1. Values are means (SD). BMI body mass index, PA physical activity, cpm counts per minute, SED sedentary time, LPA light physical activity, MPA moderate physical activity, VPA vigorous physical activity, MVPA moderate-to-vigorous physical activity, aAll results are based on weekly means using the 60-min non-wear criterion