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Table 1 Description of the study population: rates of respondents’ involvement in lifestyle sport activities and organized sports, by sex, grade, and socioeconomic status; Czech Republic, 2017

From: “I am going out!” – lifestyle sports and physical activity in adolescents

  Total Sex   Grades    SES   
(n = 679) Boys
(n = 376)
Girls
(n = 303)
p-value 5.
(n = 199)
7.
(n = 248)
9.
(n = 232)
p-value Low
(n = 149)
Medium
(n = 279)
High
(n = 154)
p-value
No LSA 437(64.4%) 219 (58.2%) 218 (71.9%) < 0.001 129 (64.8%) 163 (65.7%) 145 (62.5%) ns 98 (65.8%) 184 (65.9%) 94 (61.0%) ns
LSA 1 168 (24.7%) 103 (27.4%) 65 (21.5%) < 0.001 45 (22.6%) 58 (23.4%) 65 (28%) ns 39 (26.2%) 64 (22.9%) 36 (23.4%) ns
LSA 2+ 74 (10.9%) 54 (14.4%) 20 (6.6%) < 0.001 25 (12.6%) 27 (10.9%) 22 (9.5%) ns 12 (8.1%) 31 (11.1%) 24 (15.6%) ns
 Playground Workout 89 (13.1%) 72 (19.1%) 17 (5.6%) < 0.001 9 (4.5%) 26 (10.5%) 54 (23.3%) < 0.001 16 (10.7%) 43 (15.4%) 25 (16.2%) ns
 Parkour/free running 69 (10.2%) 53 (14.1%) 16 (5.3%) < 0.001 31 (15.6%) 22 (8.9%) 16 (6.9%) < 0.01 12 (8.1%) 24 (8.6%) 19 (12.3%) ns
 Skateboarding etc. 106 (15.6%) 51 (13.6%) 55 (18.2%) ns 32 (16.1%) 45 (18.1%) 29 (12.5%) ns 19 (12.8%) 44 (15.8%) 29 (18.8%) ns
 Freeride scooter/BMX etc. 78 (11.5%) 56 (14.9%) 22 (7.3%) < 0.01 31 (15.6%) 29 (11.7%) 18 (7.8%) < 0.05 20 (13.4%) 24 (8.6%) 24 (15.6%) ns
OS individual 120 (17.7%) 60 (16%) 60 (19.8%) ns 43 (21.6%) 32 (12.9%) 45 (19.4%) < 0.05 14 (9.4%) 50 (17.9%) 41 (26.6%) < 0.001
OS team 248 (36.5%) 177 (47.1%) 71 (23.4%) < 0.001 73 (36.7%) 91 (36.7%) 84 (36.2%) ns 46 (30.9%) 108 (38.7%) 63 (40.9%) ns
OS total 331 (48.7%) 216 (57.4%) 115 (38%) < 0.001 107 (53.8%) 110 (44.4%) 114 (49.1%) ns 57 (38.3%) 143 (51.3%) 90 (58.4%) < 0.01
  1. % represents the relative rate of valid responses; statistically significant (p < 0.05) differences according to sex, grade, or SES are in bold; SES socioeconomic status measured by family affluence scale; No LSA adolescents who do not participate in any LSA on a regular (weekly) basis; LSA 1 lifestyle sport activities (at least one activity once a week or more often); LSA 2+ lifestyle sport activities (two activities or more once a week or more often); OS organized sport (two or more times per week)