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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of samples

From: Physical activity behavior during Covid 19 pandemic among Iranian dwellers in Southern Iran based on planned behavior theory: a SEM analysis

Variables Physical activity  
Nothing ≤ 3 days 4–5 days ≤ 6 days p value
Gender
 Male 513 (49.1%) 479 (45.9%) 29 (2.8%) 23 (2.2%) 0.474
 Female 678 (46.6%) 690 (47.4%) 52 (3.6%) 36 (2.5%)  
Literacy
 Elementary 26 (44.8%) 29 (50%) 2 (3.4%) 1 (1.7%)  
 2nd School 372 (47.1%) 369 (46.8%) 27 (3.4%) 21 (2.7%)  
 High School 594 (48.5%) 565 (46.1%) 40 (3.3%) 27 (2.2%)  
 Graduated 199 (46.6%) 206 (48.2%) 12 (2.8%) 10 (2.3%) 0.995
Occupation
 Employee 194 (43.1%) 231 (51.3%) 16 (3.6%) 9 (2%)  
 worker 97 (48%) 93 (46%) 10 (5%) 2 (1%)  
 free 370 (48.9%) 341 (45.1%) 26 (3.4%) 19 (2.5%)  
 Housewife 297 (47.7%) 293 (47%) 17 (2.7%) 16 (2.6%)  
 other 233 (49.7%) 211 (45%) 12 (2.6%) 13 (2.8%) 0.526
Marital Status
 Non-maried 197 (45.5%) 212 (49%) 10 (2.3%) 14 (3.2%) 0.247
 Married 994 (48.1%) 957 (46.3%) 71 (3.4%) 45 (2.2%)  
Income (per month)
  ≤ 104 US$ 500 (48.2%) 483 (46.5%) 29 (2.8%) 26 (2.5%) 0.712
  ≥ 105 US$ 691 (47.3%) 686 (46.9%) 52 (3.6%) 33 (2.3%)  
Area of the Home (m2)
  ≤ 70 411 (50.3%) 354 (43.3%) 27 (3.3%) 25 (3.1%)  
 71–100 421 (45.6%) 460 (49.8%) 27 (2.9%) 16 (1.7%)  
  ≤ 101 359 (47.4%) 354 (46.7%) 27 (3.6%) 18 (2.4%) 0.286
Availability of Outdoors
 Balcony 159 (50.5%) 143 (45.4%) 8 (2.5%) 5 (1.6%)  
 Terrace 839 (47%) 843 (47.2%) 68 (3.8%) 35 (2%)  
 Garden 137 (48.1%) 128 (44.9%) 4 (1.4%) 16 (5.6%)  
 Nothing 43 (45.3%) 50 (52.6%) 0 (0%) 2 (2.1%) 0.004