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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and physical inactivity prevalence among adults in the Kenya STEPS survey 2015

From: Prevalence and predictors of physical inactivity levels among Kenyan adults (18–69 years): an analysis of STEPS survey 2015

Characteristics Total (%) Physically Inactive (%)
Sex
 Male 2186 48.75 175 (8.0)
 Female 2298 51.25 172 (7.5)
Age groups
 18–29 2062 45.99 193 (9.4)
 30–39 1045 23.31 57 (5.5)
 40–49 695 15.50 37 (5.4)
 50–59 443 9.88 32 (7.3)
 60–69 239 5.33 26 (10.9)
Education level
 No formal education 563 12.56 70 (12.5)
 Primary incomplete 1044 23.28 59 (5.7)
 Primary complete 1000 22.30 62 (6.2)
 Secondary and above 1877 41.86 155 (8.2)
Residence
 Rural 2776 61.91 167 (6.0)
 Urban 1708 38.09 179 (10.5)
Occupation
 Unemployed 493 10.99 54 (10.9)
 Employed 936 20.87 80 (8.6)
 Homemaker 981 21.88 81 (8.3)
 Non-paid/volunteer 19 0.42 2 (10.7)
 Self-employed 1749 39.01 90 (5.2)
 Student 306 6.82 39 (12.7)
Marital status
 Not married 1039 23.17 103 (10)
 Married 2938 65.52 200 (6.8)
 Formerly married 507 11.31 43 (8.5)
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