Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 The prevalence of PA levels from walking or cycling according to individual characteristics of participants on weekdays and weekends by employment status in summer

From: Seasonality of physical activity and its association with socioeconomic and health factors among urban-dwelling adults of Kaunas, Lithuania

Physical activity N (%) Age, mean (SD) BMI, mean (SD) Obesitya (%) Education (%) Smoking (%) Chronic disease (%) Income (%) Car disposal (%)
Low Medium High ≤1000 > 1000
Workers
 Walking or cycling during weekdays
  < 30 min/day 634 (95.9) 42.0 (11.1) 25.9 (4.3) 12.7 27.6 28.4 44.0 35.5 19.6 41.3 58.7 74.0
  ≥ 30 min/day 27 (4.1) 43.2 (13.7) 24.4 (2.5) 5.9 22.2 29.6 48.1 14.8 14.8 50.0 50.0 51.9
p value 0.608 0.164 0.350 0.824 0.018 0.375 0.375 0.013
 Walking or cycling during weekends
  < 30 min/day 630 (95.3) 42.1 (11.2) 25.9 (4.4) 12.8 27.8 28.1 44.1 35.7 19.7 41.4 58.6 74.0
  ≥ 30 min/day 31 (4.7) 41.9 (13.2) 24.3 (2.3) 4.5 19.4 35.5 45.2 12.9 12.9 46.7 53.3 54.8
p value 0.937 0.088 0.213 0.512 0.005 0.250 0.437 0.020
Unemployed
 Walking or cycling during weekdays
  < 30 min/day 367 (81.6) 57.8 (19.2) 27.4 (5.1) 24.8 53.1 26.7 20.2 23.2 61.9 92,1 7.9 33.2
  ≥ 30 min/day 83 (18.4) 58.1 (18.0) 25.2 (3.9) 10.3 48.2 25.3 26.5 22.9 51.8 86.7 13.3 9.6
p value 0.891 0.019 0.055 0.440 0.543 0.060 0.135 0.000
 Walking or cycling during weekends
  < 30 min/day 366 (81.3) 57.8 (19.2) 27.4 (5.1) 24.9 53.3 26.8 19.9 23.2 62.0 92.1 7.9 32.8
  ≥ 30 min/day 84 (18.7) 57.8 (18.4) 25.2 (3.8) 10.0 47.6 25.0 27.4 22.6 51.2 86.7 13.3 11.9
p value 0.993 0.017 0.045 0.321 0.516 0.045 0.135 0.000
  1. a Obesity (BMI ≥ 30)