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Table 1 General Characteristics of the 8471 Participants

From: Correlates of Total and domain-specific Sedentary behavior: a cross-sectional study in Dutch adults

CharacteristicNumber of missing data
Subject
 Age55 (45–64)0
 Sex (male)4629 (55%)0
 Marital status (married or registered partnership)6652 (79%)43
 Education 58
  Low687 (8%) 
  Intermediate2526 (30%) 
  High/academic5200 (62%) 
 Employment (yes)6320 (75%)43
 BMI (kg/m2) 45
  Normal weight (< 25 kg/m2)5594 (66%) 
  Overweight (25–29 kg/m2)2432 (29%) 
  Obesity (≥ 30 kg/m2)400 (5%) 
Lifestyle
 Smoking status 48
  Never smoker4510 (54%) 
  Previous smoker3436 (41%) 
  Current smoker477 (6%) 
 Heavy alcohol drinking (yes)1544 (19%)154
 Sleeping hours per day7.0 (6.5–8.0)358
 Physical activity guidelines 0
  0 MET-min/week3 (0%) 
  1–499 MET-min/week1162 (14%) 
  500–999 MET-min/week242 (3%) 
   ≥ 1000 MET-min/week7064 (83%) 
 Health status 54
  Very good1830 (22%) 
  Good5724 (68%) 
  Fair748 (9%) 
  Moderate94 (1%) 
  Bad21 (0%) 
Disease history
 Cardiovascular diseases512266
  Myocardial infarction202 (2%)144
  Heart failure192 (2%)180
  Stroke170 (2%)170
 Hypertension1357 (16%)147
 Hypercholesterolemia1061 (13%)166
 Diabetes Mellitus301 (4%)240
 Cancer664 (8%)122
  Lung11 
  Breast115 
  Intestinal61 
  Prostate90 
  Other412 
  1. Data was presented as median (Q25-Q75) or as number (%)