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Table 2 Self-reported physical activity level and energy expenditure for women and men living in Sahrawi refugee camps in Algeria (n=303). Data are median (IQR)

From: Insufficient physical activity level among Sahrawi adults living in a protracted refugee setting

Physical activity variable Women (n=155) Men (n=148) P-value
Walking (min∙week−1) 45 (105) 70 (120) 0.01
Walking (MET∙min∙week−1) 148 (347) 231 (396) 0.01
Moderate PA (min∙week−1) 105 (210) 0 (60) <0.01
Moderate PA (MET∙min∙week−1) 420 (840) 0 (240) <0.01
Vigorous (min∙week−1) 0 (60) 15 (140) 0.01
Vigorous PA (MET∙min∙week−1) 0 (480) 120 (1120) 0.01
Total activity time (min∙week−1)a 270 (433) 180 (400) 0.18
Total PA (MET∙min∙week−1)a 1129 (2013) 773 (2389) 0.39
  1. Abbreviations: IQR Interquartile range; MET Metabolic equivalent; PA Physical activity
  2. aWalking + moderate PA + vigorous PA [26]