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Table 2 Domains and dimensions of movement behaviours covered by each monitoring system

From: An inventory of national surveillance systems assessing physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sport participation of adults in the European Union

Country, system PAQ Physical activity   Sedentary behaviour Sport participation
Type & Domain Dimension Domain Dimension Domain Dimension
Belgium
 Belgian National Food Consumption Survey IPAQ-LF, EHIS-PAQ Occupational, transport, cycling/walking, MVPA Frequency, duration, intensity, total volume Unspecified Frequency, duration
 BHIS IPAQ-LF, EHIS-PAQ Leisure-time, occupational, cycling/walking, MVPA, Frequency, duration, intensity, total volume
Denmark
 Den Nationale Sundhedsprofil NPAQ
Marshall D
MVPA + Duration Leisure-time, transport, school Total volume
 Danskernes motions- og sportsvaner Newly developed/adapted Organised, non-organised, competitive Frequency, duration, type of sport
Estonia
 Health Behaviour among Estonian Adult Population Newly developed/adapted Unspecified Frequency, duration
 National Physical Activity Survey among Estonian Adult Population Newly developed/adapted Leisure-time Frequency, duration Unspecified Frequency, duration, type of sport
Finland
 National FinHealth Study Newly developed/adapted Leisure-time, occupational, transport Frequency, duration Organised, non-organised Frequency
 Terveys 2011 (Health 2000–2011) IPAQ-LF Occupational, transport, home/household, cycling/walking Frequency, duration, intensity, total volume Leisure-time, occupational, transport Screen time, sitting, total volume
 Health Behaviour and Health among the Finnish Retirement-Age Population Newly developed/adapted cycling/walking, MVPA Frequency, duration, intensity
 National FinSote studyd Newly developed/adapted Leisure-time, occupational, transportc Frequency, duration, intensity, total volumec Leisure-time, occupationalc Total volumec
Germany
 German Nutrition Survey Newly developed/adapted Transport, cycling/walking, home/household, gardening, house work, house maintenance Duration Unspecified Other
 German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Adults Newly developed/adapted MVPA Frequency, duration Unspecified Duration
Greece
 Sports for all programs Newly developed/adapted Leisure-time Frequency, duration Organised Frequency
Ireland
 Irish Sports Monitor ISM Leisure-time, transport, cycling/walking   Organised, non-organised, competitive, unspecified, coaching/volunteering Frequency, duration, type of sport,
 Healthy Ireland Survey HIS Leisure-time, transport, cycling/walking Frequency, total volume Total volumec Sitting
 The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing IPAQ-SF Leisure-time, transport, home/household, cycling/walking, coaching, volunteering Frequency, duration, intensity, total volume
Italy
 Aspetti della vita quotidiana Newly developed/adapted PA Frequency Unspecified Frequency, duration
 Progressi Delle Aziende Sanitarie per la Salute in Italia PASSI PA at work and out of work Frequency, duration, intensity
 Italian Population Survey on Alcohol and other Drugs IPSAD PA Frequency, duration, intensity
Lithuania
 Study of the physical status of adults in Lithuania Adapted IPAQ-SF Leisure-time, occupational, transport Total volume Leisure-time, occupational, transport Total volume
 National Survey on Physical Activity in Lithuania GPAQ Leisure-time, occupational, transport, home/household, cycling/walking Frequency
the Netherlands
 Health Survey/Lifestyle Monitor SQUASH Leisure-time, occupational, transport, home/household, cycling/walking Frequency, duration, intensity, total volumec Organised, non-organised, competitive Frequency, duration, type of sport, other
 Additional module Physical activity and Accidents/Lifestyle Monitor SQUASH
Marshall D
Leisure-time, occupational, transport, home/household, cycling/walking Frequency, duration, intensity, total volumec Leisure-time, occupational, transport, school Screen time, sitting, reclining/lying down, total volume Organised, non-organised, competitive Frequency, duration, type of sport, other
 Dutch National Food Consumption Survey SQUASH Leisure-time, occupational, transport, home/household, cycling/walking, sport, gardening Duration
 ‘Omnibus of recreation’ RSO Organised, non-organised, competitivet Frequency, type of sport
Portugal
 National Physical Activity and Sport Monitoring System IPAQ-SF Leisure-time, occupational, transport, home/household, cycling/walking Frequency, duration, intensity, total volume Leisure-time, occupational, transport Screen time, sitting, reclining/lying down, total volume Organised, non-organised Frequency, duration, type of sport
Romania
 Study on behavioural determinants of health status for the adult population in Romania National institute of public health questionnaire Leisure-time, occupational, transport, cycling/walking Frequency, duration, intensity Leisure-time, occupational, transport Total volume Unspecified Duration
Slovenia
 Slovenian Public Opinion Survey The Sport-recreational activity of Slovenian Organised, non-organised, competitive Frequency, duration, type of sport
 Collaboration for Integrated Noncommunicable Disease Intervention Adapted IPAQ-SF Leisure-time, occupational, transport, home/household, cycling/walking Frequency, duration, intensity Leisure-time, occupational, transport Screen time, sitting
Spain
 Encuesta Nacional de Salud Española IPAQ - SF Leisure-time, occupational Frequency Leisure-time, occupational Sitting
 Consejo Superior de Deportes IPAQ - SF Leisure-time Frequency, duration    Organised, non-organised, competitive Frequency, duration, type of sport
Sweden
 The national public health survey Health on equal terms IPAQ - SF MVPA Duration, intensity Total volume Sitting
  1. Legend.; c = depends on the year; d = FinSote study started as Health Behaviour and Health among the Finnish Adult Population and then The regional health and well-being survey; MVPA moderate and vigorous physical activity; GPAQ Global Physical Activity Questionnaire; NPAQ Nordic Physical Activity Questionnaire; ISMSF Indagine Statistica multiscopo sulle famiglie (Multi-purpose statistical survey on families); Marshall D Marshall Sitting Questionnaire; SQUASH Short Questionnaire to Assess Health enhancing physical activity; RSO Richtlijn voor Sportdeelname Onderzoek (Guideline for Sport participation Research)