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Table 2 Feasibility and validity study (initial PLKQ) participants by age, gender, and completion of Physical Literacy Knowledge Questionnaire

From: Physical Literacy Knowledge Questionnaire: feasibility, validity, and reliability for Canadian children aged 8 to 12 years

Age All participants Complete PLKQ score
Boys Girls Total Boys Girls Total
8 yearsa 4 5 9 3 5 8
9 years 94 104 198 61 84 145
10 years 94 123 217 72 88 160
11 years 91 107 198 63 81 144
12 yearsa 27 29 56 14 16 30
Total 310 368 678 213 274 487
  1. a All children were in grades 4, 5, or 6. Children 8 years of age were in Grade 4 and born late in the year (October/November/December) who were tested in the fall before their ninth birthday. Children 12 years of age were in Grade 6 and born early in the year (January/February/March/April) and tested after their 12th birthday
  2. PLKQ Physical Literacy Knowledge Questionnaire