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Table 2 Description of the subsample of KORA FF4 and device assessed 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 MVPA (Quartiles) Light intensity physical activity (Quartiles) Step counts per daya WHO thresholdb
Very high High Low Very low Very high High Low Very low Active Inactive Active Inactive
N 477 119 (25.0) 118 (24.7) 117 (24.5) 123 (25.8) 118 (24.7) 120 (25.2) 119 (25.0) 120 (25.2) 98 (20.5) 379 (79.5) 66 411
Age 57.8 (5.5) 57.0 (5.2) 56.9 (5.4) 57.3 (5.7) 60.1 (5.4) 57.1 (4.9) 57.9 (5.5) 57.9 (5.8) 58.4 (5.8) 56.7 (5.2) 58.2 (5.6) 57.4 (5.4) 57.9 (5.6)
Sex
Female 253 (53.1) 63 (52.9) 62 (52.5) 64 (54.7) 64 (52.0) 62 (52.5) 64 (53.3) 63 (52.9) 64 (53.3) 51 (48.0) 177 (46.7) 30 (45.7) 223 (54.3)
Education
Primary 220 (46.1) 48 (40.3) 50 (42.4) 52 (44.4) 70 (56.9) 65 (55.1) 60 (50.0) 49 (41.2) 46 (38.3) 43 (43.9) 177 (46.7) 19 (28.8) 201 (48.9)
Secondary 138 (28.9) 43 (36.1) 31 (26.3) 35 (29.9) 29 (23.6) 34 (28.8) 39 (32.5) 27 (22.7) 38 (31.7) 33 (33.7) 105 (27.7) 26 (39.4) 112 (27.3)
Tertiary 119 (25.0) 28 (23.5) 37 (31.4) 30 (25.6) 24 (19.5) 19 (16.1) 21 (17.5) 43 (36.1) 36 (30.0) 22 (22.5) 97 (25.6) 21 (31.8) 98 (23.8)
Equivalence Income 1610.4 (761.8) 1516.6 (674.6) 1715.6 (825.4) 1725.0 (838.5) 1491.6 (675.5) 1543.8 (805.6) 1505.4 (572.0) 1686.5 (821.0) 1702.2 (810.3) 1534.2 (689.8) 1629.8 (778.8) 1704.1 (752.9) 1595.6 (763.2)
Diseases 116 (24.3) 25 (21.0) 27 (22.3) 32 (27.4) 32 (26.0) 19 (16.1) 33 (27.5) 30 (25.2) 34 (28.3) 19 (19.4) 97 (25.6) 13 (19.7) 103 (25.1)
MI 13 (2.7) 3 (2.5) 5 (4.2) 1 (0.9) 4 (3.3) 2 (1.7) 1 (0.83) 6 (5.0) 4 (3.3) 1 (1.0) 12 (3.2) 1 (1.5) 12 (2.9)
Stroke 6 (1.3) 1 (0.8) 3 (2.6) 2 (1.63) 2 (1.7) 3 (2.5) 1 (0.8) 1 (1.0) 5 (1.3) 1 (1.52) 5 (1.22)
Cancer 39 (8.2) 13 (10.9) 10 (8.5) 7 (6.0) 9 (7.3) 6 (5.1) 14 (11.7) 10 (8.4) 9 (7.5) 12 (12.2) 27 (7.12) 7 (10.6) 32 (7.8)
Diabetes 30 (6.3) 5 (4.2) 4 (3.4) 9 (7.7) 12 (9.8) 4 (3.4) 8 (6.7) 6 (5.0) 12 (10.0) 5 (5.1) 25 (6.6) 3 (4.6) 27 (6.6)
Asthma 47 (9.8) 7 (5.9) 12 (1.02) 15 (12.8) 13 (10.6) 10 (8.5) 11 (9.2) 12 (10.1) 14 (11.7) 5 (5.1) 42 (11.1) 4 (8.5) 43 (9.0)
Smoking
Never 196 (41.1) 50 (42.0) 49 (41.5) 47 (40.2) 50 (40.7) 56 (47.5) 50 (41.7) 50 (42.0) 40 (33.3) 50 (51.0) 146 (38.5) 30 (16.3) 166 (40.4)
Former 207 (43.4) 49 (41.2) 53 (44.9) 53 (45.3) 52 (42.3) 45 (38.1) 58 (48.3) 47 (39.5) 57 (47.5) 32 (32.7) 175 (46.2) 30 (45.5) 177 (43.1)
Yes 74 (15.5) 20 (16.8) 16 (13.6) 17 (14.5) 21 (17.1) 17 (14.4) 12 (10.0) 22 (18.5) 23 (18.5) 16 (16.3) 58 (15.3) 6 (9.0) 68 (16.6)
Elevated alcohol consumption 160 (33.5) 41 (34.5) 44 (37.3) 36 (30.8) 39 (31.7) 42 (35.6) 37 (30.8) 42 (35.3) 39 (32.5) 32 (32.7) 128 (33.8) 24 (36.4) 136 (33.1)
Problems with walking 29 (6.1) 6 (5.1) 4 (3.4) 9 (7.7) 10 (8.1) 5 (4.2) 8 (6.7) 10 (8.4) 6 (5.0) 5 (5.1) 24 (6.4) 2 (3.1) 27 (6.6)
  1. a active: > 10.000 steps per day, inactive: ≤ 10.000 steps per day;
  2. b active: ≥ 150 min MVPA per week in ≥10-min bouts, inactive < 150 min MVPA per week in ≥10-min bouts