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Table 1 Descriptive information on the participants

From: Associations of physical performance and physical activity with mental well-being in middle-aged women

Variables Total n Mean (SD) or n (%)
Age, years 909 51.51 (2.05)
Education 898  
 Primary   17 (2)
 Secondary   506 (56)
 Tertiary   375 (42)
Body height, m 908 1.62 (0.06)
Body mass, kg 908 69.73 (10.85)
Body fat mass, % 905 30.5 (7.48)
Menopausal status 909  
 Premenopausal   232 (25)
 Early perimenopausal   182 (21)
 Late perimenopausal   197 (22)
 Postmenopausal   298 (32)
Menopausal symptom (yes) 907 702 (77)
Marital status 906  
 Single   79 (9)
 Married or registered partnership   687 (76)
 Divorced, separated or widowed   140 (15)
Parity 906  
 Nulliparous   110 (12)
 One or two   512 (55)
 Three or more   284 (33)
Employment status 909  
 Employed   808 (89)
 Not regularly employed   101 (11)
Self-reported mental disorders (yes) 903 62 (7)
Users of psycholeptics (N05) 908 17 (2)
Users of psychoanaleptics (N06) 908 67 (7)
Physical activity level 909  
 Low   159 (18)
 Medium   570 (62)
 High   180 (20)
Depressive symptoms, mean (SD) 908 0.46 (0.37)
Negative affect, mean (SD) 907 1.54 (0.50)
Positive affect, mean (SD) 908 3.78 (0.62)
Life satisfaction, mean (SD) 908 5.24 (1.07)
Hand grip strength, N 903 313.1 (59.6)
Knee extension strength, N 786 462.3 (94.6)
Vertical jumping height, m 813 0.19 (0.04)
Maximal walking speed (ms−1) 900 2.64 (0.46)
Six-minute walking distance (m) 835 669.1 (60.9)
  1. Values given are n (%) for variables without units of measurement and mean (SD) for variables with units of measurement