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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of the participants

From: Reduced level of physical activity during COVID-19 pandemic is associated with depression and anxiety levels: an internet-based survey

Variables Whole sample
N = 1843
Male
N = 743
  Female
N = 1110
t and p value   Effect size CI (95%)
Age (years) 38.6 ± 12.4 39.7 ± 12.2   37.9 ± 12.4* t (1,851) = 3.00
p < 0.001
  d = 0.14 0.07 to 0.21
Body mass (kg) 71.4 ± 14.3 81.0 ± 12.6   65.0 ± 11.5* t (1,842) = 28.17
p < 0.001
  d = 1.32 1.00 to 1.60
Height (cm) 168.8 ± 9.3 176.8 ± 6.9   163.5 ± 6.2* t (1,851) = 42.70
p = 0.003
  d = 1.99 1.50 to 2.50
BMI (kg/m2) 24.9 ± 3.8 25.8 ± 3.2   24.3 ± 4.0* t (1,842) =8.78 p < 0.001   d = 0.41 0.24 to 0.58
  1. Values were expressed as mean ± SD. * p < 0.05; t (t test value); d (cohen’s d); CI - confidence interval; BMI – body mass index