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Table 3 Physical activity level (%). The SAMINOR 2 Clinical Survey (2012–2014)

From: Physical activity in Sami and non-Sami populations in rural Northern Norway, the SAMINOR 2 Clinical Survey

  Sami (n = 2307) Non-Sami (n = 3321)  
n 1–2 3–4 5–6 7–8 9–10 n 1–2 3–4 5–6 7–8 9–10 P-value
Women
 40–49 years 294 8.5 24.8 33.7 25.9 7.1 434 6.2 18.4 34.1 33.6 7.6 0.08
 50–59 years 365 10.1 23.3 31.2 29.0 6.3 472 6.8 19.9 34.7 29.2 9.3 0.14
 60–69 years 384 10.4 28.9 35.4 20.6 4.7 567 7.2 23.5 38.8 24.9 5.6 0.08
 70–79 years 187 18.2 28.9 31.6 15.0 6.4 305 9.5 26.2 36.7 20.7 6.9 0.04
 Total crude 1230 11.1 26.3 33.2 23.5 6.0 1778 7.3 21.8 36.2 27.4 7.3 < 0.001
 Total age std.a 1230 11.1 26.3 33.2 23.4 6.1 1778 7.2 21.6 36.1 27.8 7.4 < 0.001
Men
 40–49 years 216 14.8 25.9 30.6 23.6 5.1 304 6.3 28.3 35.9 25.7 3.9 0.02
 50–59 years 287 9.8 25.8 35.9 22.3 6.3 377 9.0 26.0 36.9 23.1 5.0 0.96
 60–69 years 373 9.1 33.2 33.8 16.6 7.2 552 10.0 28.6 34.1 23.4 4.0 0.03
 70–79 years 201 10.0 32.8 30.3 19.4 7.5 310 11.3 23.5 39.7 19.0 6.5 0.13
 Total crude 1077 10.6 29.7 33.1 20.1 6.6 1543 9.3 26.9 36.2 22.9 5.5 0.03
 Total age std.a 1077 11.0 29.1 32.9 20.5 6.4 1543 8.9 27.0 36.2 23.2 4.7 0.02
  1. std standardised
  2. aDirect standardisation to the age distribution (in 10-year age groups) of the invited sample. Ethnic differences are tested with the direct command tabi in Stata with the expected numbers in each cell as input, calculated from age-standardised proportions