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Table 3 Median and interquartile range of work-related PA, leisure-time PA, and sedentary time by quartile

From: Association of work-related and leisure-time physical activity with workplace food purchases, dietary quality, and health of hospital employees

 Physical activity quartiles
VariableTotalQ1 (lowest)Q2Q3Q4 (highest)
 Median (IQR)
Work METs14.0 (0.0, 51.1)0.0 (0.0)5.5 (2.8, 9.7)29.7 (18.5, 41.7)93.0 (67.0, 137.7)
Leisure METs12.0 (3.3, 28.0)0.0 (0.0, 99.0)8.0 (6.6, 10.6)19.9 (16.0, 24.0)43.5 (35.1, 59.1)
Sedentary time5.3 (3.7, 7.1)2.7 (2.0, 3.4)4.6 (4.1, 4.9)6.1 (5.7, 6.6)8.5 (8.0, 10.0)
  1. Work-related and leisure-time PA measured as MET-hours per week. Sedentary time measured as hours per day