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Table 2 Work Capacity and Physical Activity Characteristics by Anemia Status

From: Determinants of work capacity (predicted VO2max) in non-pregnant women of reproductive age living in rural India

  Mild, Moderate, and Severe Anemia
(Hb = 10.7 ± 1.1 g/dL)
No Anemia (Hb = 12.7 ± 0.6 g/dL)
Predicted VO2max (ml∙(kg∙min−1)) 42.8 ± 0.27 42.9 ± 0.23
Percent of age-predicted maximal heart rate (%) 78 ± 0.01 77 ± 0.01
MET-h/day 36.1 ± 0.16 36.1 ± 0.14
Steps/day 13,487 ± 383 13,374 ± 332
Sitting (h/day) 6.6 ± 0.17 6.4 ± 0.14
Standing (h/day) 5.4 ± 0.16 5.5 ± 0.14
Reclining (not asleep) (h/day) 0.72 ± 0.10 0.70 ± 0.10
  1. aData are mean ± SE based on 330 women with complete ActivPAL data