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Table 2 Self-reported leisure time physical activity (PA; min/wk) and sitting time (ST; min/day)

From: Dose-response relation of self-reported and accelerometer-measured physical activity to perceived health in middle age—the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966 Study

PA and ST type Mena Womena Alla
Total PA (min/wk) 188 (75–345)* 233 (115–398) 225 (90–375)
 Light PA (min/wk) 75 (30–210)* 113 (50–225) 113 (45–210)
 Brisk PA (min/wk) 75 (10–188)* 75 (23–188) 75 (15–188)
Total PA (MET-min/wk) 713 (248–1350)* 855 (435–1500) 788 (938–1463)
Total sitting time (min/d) 480 (315–615)** 420 (270–570) 450 (300–600)
 Sitting at work (min/d) 210 (60–360)** 210 (60–390) 210 (60–390)
 Sitting at home watching TV or video (min/d) 120 (60–150)** 120 (60–120) 120 (60–120)
 Sitting at home in front of computer (min/d) 60 (30–60)** 30 (30–60) 60 (30–60)
 Sitting in a vehicle (min/d) 60 (30–90)** 30 (15–60) 40 (30–60)
 Sitting in an another place (min/d) 0 (0–60)** 0 (0–60) 0 (0–60)
  1. median (25th–75th percentiles), afor PA: men (n = 2878), women (n = 3506), all (n = 6384), for ST: men (n = 3681), women (n = 3054), all (n = 6735), *different from women (p < 0.001), **different from women (p < 0.05)