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Table 3 Effect outcomes of the two-factor mixed design for the different physical activity variables

From: Year-round effects of a four-week randomized controlled trial using different types of feedback on employees’ physical activity

PA variable Effect F/X2 P
PAL Group a F = 6.02 < 0.001
  Time a F = 2.49 0.06
  Group*Time a F = 1.43 0.17
Daily MVPA Group b X2 = 24.35 < 0.001
  Time c X2 = 829.45 < 0.001
  Group*Time d F = 1.43 0.17
Active daily EE Group b X2 = 27.00 < 0.001
  Time c X2 = 829.27 < 0.001
  Group*Time d F = 1.89 0.05
Total daily EE Group a F = 6.33 < 0.001
  Time a F = 0.91 0.43
  Group*Time a F = 1.37 0.20
Daily steps Group b X2 = 52.45b < 0.001
  Time c X2 = 830.16b < 0.001
  Group*Time d F = 0.69 d 0.72
  1. PAL physical activity level, MVPA minutes of moderate to vigorous physical activity, Active daily EE = energy expenditure > 3 Mets; Total daily EE = total energy expenditure. aTwo-way repeated measures ANOVA; bKruskal-Wallis test by ranks; cFriedman aligned rank test; daligned rank test for interaction