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Table 2 Odds ratios (OR) and 95% confidence intervals (CI) separately for low and high level of positive mental health (PMH) in different domains of physical activity

From: Relationship between different domains of physical activity and positive mental health among young adult men

  Model 1a
OR (95% CI, n)
Model 2 b
OR (95% CI, n)
Model 3 c
OR (95% CI, n)
Low level of PMH
Leisure time PA
  Inactive 1 (n = 51) 1 (n = 50) 1 (n = 47)
  Low 0.74 (0.32–1.73, n = 74) 0.84 (0.35–1.98, n = 72) 1.27 (0.50–3.62, n = 67)
  Medium 0.39 (0.18–0.82, n = 231)* 0.45 (0.21–0.95, n = 227)* 0.58 (0.25–1.35, n = 214)
  High 0.30 (0.12–0.77, n = 96)* 0.33 (0.13–0.86, n = 92)* 0.38 (0.13–1.05, n = 90)
Occupational PA
  Sedentary 1 (n = 146) 1 (n = 146) 1 (n = 145)
  Low 1.31 (0.54–3.17, n = 74) 1.32 (0.53–3.25, n = 68) 1.49 (0.58–3.86, n = 66)
  Medium 1.94 (0.95–3.97, n = 129) 1.54 (0.73–3.24, n = 125) 1.65 (0.75–3.63, n = 120)
  High 2.33 (1.09–4.95, n = 91)* 1.72 (0.78–3.78, n = 90) 1.95 (0.84–4.53, n = 87)
Commuting PAd
  Not at all 1 (n = 95) 1 (n = 94) 1 (n = 90)
  Less than 30 min daily 0.90 (0.45–1.79, n = 223) 0.97 (0.48–1.94, n = 219) 1.13 (0.49–2.61, n = 207)
  30 min or more daily 1.02 (0.48–2.13, n = 134) 1.12 (0.53–2.39, n = 129) 0.92 (0.36–2.36, n = 121)
High level of PMH
Leisure time PA
  Inactive 1 (n = 51) 1 (n = 50) 1 (n = 47)
  Low 1.04 (0.28–3.88, n = 74) 0.79 (0.20–3.05, n = 72) 0.61 (0.15–2.54, n = 67)
  Medium 1.62 (0.54–4.84, n = 231) 1.17 (0.37–3.62, n = 227) 0.99 (0.31–3.14, n = 214)
  High 1.37 (0.41–4.60, n = 96) 1.03 (0.29–3.67, n = 92) 0.93 (0.26–3.39, n = 90)
Occupational PA
  Inactive 1 (n = 146) 1 (n = 146) 1 (n = 145)
  Low 1.11 (0.49–2.54, n = 74)) 1.26 (0.52–3.07, n = 68) 1.08 (0.42–2.75, n = 66)
  Medium 0.53 (0.23–1.23, n = 129) 0.88 (0.35–2.21, n = 125) 1.00 (0.39–2.58, n = 120)
  High 0.78 (0.34–1.82, n = 91) 1.25 (0.46–3.36, n = 90) 1.32 (0.47–3.65, n = 87)
Commuting PAd
  Not at all 1 (n = 95) 1 (n = 94) 1 (n = 90)
  Less than 30 min daily 1.03 (0.47–2.24, n = 223) 1.02 (0.45–2.32, n = 219) 0. 81 (0.37–1.75, n = 207)
  30 min or more daily 0.99 (0.42–2.34, n = 134) 1.01 (0.41–2.47, n = 128) 0.96 (0.42–2.22, n = 121)
  1. aUnadjusted model
  2. bAdjusted for age and educational level,
  3. cFully adjusted model: adjusted for age, educational level, marital status, employment status and two other domains of PA (leisure time PA, occupational PA and commuting PA)
  4. dRestricted to those who are employed or studying
  5. *statistical significance p < 0.05