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Table 1 Prevalence of sufficient MVPA by socio-demographic characteristic of Thai adults

From: Prevalence of sufficient MVPA among Thai adults: pooled panel data analysis from Thailand’s surveillance on physical activity 2012–2019

Characteristics SPA2012
(n = 5648)
SPA2013
(n = 5751)
SPA2014
(n = 5840)
SPA2015
(n = 5954)
% 95% CI % 95% CI % 95% CI % 95% CI
Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Gender
 Male 71.1 69.0 73.0 74.5 72.8 76.3 72.1 70.3 74.0 75.5 73.8 77.2
 Female 63.6 62.0 65.0 67.2 65.6 68.7 67.7 66.2 69.3 71.5 70.1 73.0
Age group (years)
 Young adults (18–34) 67.4 65.0 70.0 68.4 66.1 70.6 66.3 64.0 68.7 68.8 66.5 71.2
 Middle age (35–64) 68.9 67.0 70.0 74.7 73.3 76.2 72.5 71.0 74.0 76.9 45.5 78.3
 Older adult (65+) 53.2 49.0 57.0 52.7 46.1 56.3 62.9 59.5 66.2 65.2 62.0 68.3
Marital Status
 Single 66.1 63.0 69.0 68.2 65.2 71.3 66.5 63.5 69.6 68.1 65.1 71.0
 Married 68.3 67.0 70.0 72.3 70.9 73.6 71.2 69.8 72.6 75.2 73.9 76.5
 Separated, widowed, divorced 57.0 53.0 61.0 59.5 55.7 63.2 63.7 60.2 67.2 67.8 64.5 71.1
Education
 Primary or lower 66.0 64.0 68.0 71.5 69.9 73.2 71.6 69.9 73.2 72.8 71.8 74.4
 Secondary 68.1 66.0 70.0 71.3 69.2 73.4 67.9 65.8 70.0 73.7 71.7 75.7
 Higher 65.5 63.0 68.0 63.3 60.2 66.3 66.6 63.7 69.5 73.1 70.4 75.7
Occupation
 Student 67.7 62.0 74.0 64.0 56.4 71.4 64.4 58.3 70.6 61.8 55.2 68.4
 Private enterprise 67.0 64.0 70.0 71.7 69.0 74.3 71.9 69.3 74.5 74.0 71.4 76.5
 Formal sector employee 64.8 62.0 68.0 62.3 59.1 65.5 65.2 62.1 68.3 72.8 69.9 75.8
 Informal sector employee 72.9 70.0 76.0 78.3 75.8 80.8 75.0 72.3 77.6 77.4 75.1 79.8
 Agriculture 76.1 74.0 78.0 84.1 82.1 86.0 76.1 73.8 78.4 79.3 77.1 81.4
 Unemployed 54.4 52.0 57.0 52.9 50.0 55.7 59.0 56.2 61.8 62.9 60.1 65.7
Have a chronic disease
 Yes 66.7 65.0 68.0 67.7 65.6 69.8 n.a. n.a. n.a. 73.0 71.1 74.9
 No 66.5 65.0 68.0 71.3 69.9 72.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. 73.2 71.8 74.6
Area of residence
 Urban 65.9 64.0 68.0 68.7 67.0 70.3 70.0 68.4 71.6 73.0 71.4 74.5
 Rural 67.4 66.0 69.0 71.7 70.0 73.4 69.0 67.3 70.7 73.3 71.7 74.9
Characteristics SPA2016
(n = 6074)
SPA2017
(n = 6203)
SPA2018
(n = 6252)
SPA2019
(n = 6331)
% 95% CI % 95% CI % 95% CI % 95% CI
Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Gender
 Male 73.6 71.9 75.4 75.4 74.0 77.0 79.4 78.0 81.0 76.1 75.0 78.0
 Female 68.7 67.2 70.2 70.7 69.0 72.0 72.0 70.0 73.0 72.5 71.0 74.0
Age group (years)
 Young adults (18–34) 65.8 63.4 68.3 71.0 69.0 73.0 74.9 73.0 77.0 72.5 70.0 75.0
 Middle age (35–64) 73.9 72.5 75.3 75.6 74.0 77.0 77.2 76.0 78.0 76.0 75.0 77.0
 Older adult (65+) 65.5 62.5 68.6 65.7 62.0 69.0 70.4 67.0 73.0 70.8 68.0 74.0
Marital Status
 Single 68.1 65.1 71.0 70.1 68.0 73.0 72.9 71.0 75.0 71.7 69.0 74.0
 Married 72.2 70.8 73.5 74.6 73.0 76.0 76.7 75.0 78.0 75.8 74.0 77.0
 Separated, widowed, divorced 66.0 62.7 69.2 69.4 66.0 73.0 74.5 71.0 77.0 70.8 68.0 74.0
Education
 Primary or lower 72.9 71.3 74.5 73.9 72.0 76.0 75.6 74.0 77.0 73.9 72.0 75.0
 Secondary 69.0 67.0 71.0 73.3 72.0 75.0 77.4 76.0 79.0 74.3 72.0 76.0
 Higher 67.4 64.6 70.3 70.5 68.0 73.0 72.3 70.0 75.0 75.1 73.0 77.0
Occupation
 Student 67.6 61.4 73.7 68.9 63.0 75.0 70.5 64.0 77.0 66.9 60.0 74.0
 Private enterprise 67.7 65.0 70.4 71.4 69.0 74.0 73.8 71.0 76.0 75.7 73.0 78.0
 Formal sector employee 67.0 64.1 70.0 70.2 67.0 73.0 73.2 70.0 76.0 75.5 73.0 78.0
 Informal sector employee 72.9 70.3 75.5 79.3 77.0 81.0 79.7 77.0 82.0 74.5 72.0 77.0
 Agriculture 80.8 78.7 82.8 84.1 82.0 86.0 87.5 86.0 89.0 83.1 81.0 85.0
 Unemployed 63.2 60.5 65.9 62.5 60.0 65.0 66.4 64.0 69.0 66.1 64.0 68.0
Have a chronic disease
 Yes 72.8 70.7 74.9 73.5 72.0 74.0 75.8 74.0 78.0 75.8 74.0 78.0
 No 69.8 68.5 71.2 72.8 70.0 75.0 75.5 74.0 77.0 73.6 72.0 75.0
Area of residence
 Urban 71.4 69.8 73.0 72.3 71.0 74.0 75.1 74.0 76.0 74.2 73.0 76.0
 Rural 70.6 68.1 71.5 73.7 72.0 75.0 76.1 74.0 78.0 74.3 73.0 76.0