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Table 2 Descriptive information (percentages) of school-level variables, per federative units

From: Physical (in)activity, and its predictors, among Brazilian adolescents: a multilevel analysis

Region Federative units School size Gymnasium Playground area Sports equipment
≤500 students > 500 students There is Does not exist/ unusable There is Does not exist/ unusable There is Does not exist/ unusable
North Rondônia 21.5% 78.5% 87.2% 12.8% 49.5% 50.5% 96.0% 4.0%
Acre 24.1% 75.9% 58.4% 41.6% 21.7% 78.3% 94.2% 5.8%
Amazonas 29.9% 70.1% 57.5% 42.5% 56.0% 44.0% 91.6% 8.4%
Roraima 43.4% 56.6% 73.8% 26.2% 43.1% 56.9% 58.0% 42.0%
Pará 22.2% 77.8% 55.0% 45.0% 44.7% 55.3% 84.4% 15.6%
Amapá 18.0% 82.0% 65.4% 34.6% 27.8% 72.2% 69.5% 30.5%
Tocantins 37.2% 62.8% 81.5% 18.5% 63.5% 36.5% 96.3% 3.7%
Northeast Maranhão 42.9% 57.1% 32.9% 67.1% 42.6% 57.4% 79.4% 20.6%
Piauí 56.4% 43.6% 50.3% 49.7% 52.7% 47.3% 87.5% 12.5%
Ceará 41.2% 58.8% 59.1% 40.9% 36.3% 63.7% 97.9% 2.3%
Rio Grande do Norte 27.2% 72.8% 45.3% 54.7% 51.8% 42.8% 88.2% 11.8%
Paraíba 24.7% 75.3% 58.9% 41.1% 44.5% 55.5% 90.8% 9.2%
Pernambuco 19.8% 80.2% 65.4% 34.6% 50.8% 49.2% 91.7% 8.3%
Alagoas 19.2% 80.8% 47.6% 52.4% 51.0% 49.0% 88.0% 12.0%
Sergipe 22.1% 77.9% 42.9% 50.8% 51.4% 47.5% 88.8% 11.2%
Bahia 29.6% 70.4% 65.4% 34.6% 56.9% 43.1% 93.3% 6.7%
Southeast Minas Gerais 19.3% 80.7% 84.8% 15.2% 52.3% 47.7% 88.5% 11.5%
Espírito Santo 19.0% 81.0% 88.0% 12.0% 62.8% 37.2% 98.55% 1.5%
Rio de Janeiro 20.8% 78.4% 90.6% 9.4% 90.9% 39.1% 97.1% 2.9%
São Paulo 13.0% 87.0% 94.6% 5.4% 43.2% 56.8% 97.3% 2.7%
South Paraná 14.1% 85.9% 91.8% 8.2% 50.7% 47.4% 94.9% 5.1%
Santa Catarina 35.1% 62.8% 85.8% 12.1% 58.1% 39.7% 89.7% 8.2%
Rio Grande do Sul 31.3% 68.7% 83.5% 16.5% 77.9% 22.1% 96.8% 3.2%
Midwest Mato Grosso do Sul 15.7% 84.3% 87.7% 12.3% 65.3% 4.7% 96.3% 3.7%
Mato Grosso 19.4% 80.6% 73.0% 27.0% 44.3% 55.7% 92.3% 7.7%
Goiás 25.0% 75.0% 77.0% 23.0% 63.3% 36.7% 93.4% 6.6%
Distrito Federal 5.2% 92.4% 88.1% 9.5% 59.2% 38.3% 95.6% 2.0%