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Table 1 Description of the total study sample of KORA FF4 and self-reported physical activity groups with means or frequencies (standard deviations or percentages)

From: Direct healthcare costs associated with device assessed and self-reported physical activity: results from a cross-sectional population-based study

Variable Physical activity during sports
High activity Moderate activity Low activity No activity
N 2279 596 (26.2) 709 (31.1) 329 (14.4) 645 (28.3)
Age 60.2 (12.3) 59.4 (11.5) 59.1 (11.9) 59.3 (12.1) 62.9 (13.2)
Sex
Female 1177 (51.6) 284 (47.7) 410 (57.8) 174 (52.9) 309 (47.91)
Education
Primary 1110 (48.8) 224 (37.7) 327 (46.12) 186 (56.7) 373 (58.0)
Secondary 585 (25.7) 172 (29.0) 200 (28.2) 79 (24.1) 134 (20.8)
Tertiary 579 (25.4) 198 (33.3) 182 (25.7) 63 (19.2) 136 (21.2)
Equivalence Income 1460.1 (679.7) 1576.3 (692.1) 1533.1 (668.2) 1386.9 (712.6) 1307.5 (629.9)
Diseases 671 (29.4) 164 (27.5) 183 (25.8) 108 (32.8) 216 (33.5)
MI 79 (3.5) 19 (3.2) 16 (2.3) 12 (3.7) 32 (5.0)
Stroke 63 (2.8) 13 (2.2) 13 (1.8) 7 (2.1) 30 (4.7)
Cancer 257 (11.3) 71 (11.9) 64 (9.0) 40 (12.2) 82 (12.7)
Diabetes 233 (10.2) 41 (6.9) 50 (7.1) 41 (12.5) 101 (15.7)
Asthma 201 (8.8) 53 (8.91) 64 (9.0) 26 (7.9) 58 (9.0)
Smoking
Never 947 (41.5) 230 (38.6) 331 (46.7) 126 (38.3) 260 (40.3)
Former 980 (43.0) 285 (47.8) 284 (40.1) 146 (44.4) 265 (41.1)
Yes 352 (15.5) 81 (13.6) 94 (13.3) 57 (17.3) 120 (18.6)
Elevated alcohol consumption 675 (29.6) 199 (33.5) 214 (30.2) 90 (27.4) 172 (26.7)
Problems with walking 199 (8.8) 24 (4.1) 44 (6.2) 35 (10.7) 96 (15.1)