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Table 3 Mean minutes of moderate to vigorous intensity activity per day in the various domains in all the regions studied

From: Physical activity and inactivity patterns in India – results from the ICMR-INDIAB study (Phase-1) [ICMR-INDIAB-5]

State/UT   Chandigarh Jharkhand Maharashtra Tamilnadu Overall
Overall       
Work n 683 1175 1238 1331 4427
(min/day) Mean 44.3 51.3 50.8 37.1 45.8
  SE 1.04 1.71 0.70 0.75 0.57
Transport n 2808 3025 3451 3160 12444
(min/day) Mean 12.8 20.4 12.4 12.2 14.3
  SE 0.14 0.22 0.12 0.13 0.08
Recreation n 294 120 270 192 876
(min/day) Mean 20.5 28.9 16.21 15.2 19.2
  SE 0.81 2.23 0.59 1.16 0.53
Male       
Work n 586 500 667 593 2346
(min/day) Mean 45.1 72.0 57.0 51.2 55.8
  SE 1.14 3.5 1.04 1.12 0.92
Transport n 1487 1573 1747 1607 6414
(min/day) Mean 11.7 25.7 12.9 12.7 15.7
  SE 0.18 0.3 0.17 0.19 0.12
Recreation n 194 112 200 147 653
  Mean 19.6 29.7 16.5 15.9 19.6
  SE 1.03 2.4 0.73 1.46 0.67
Female       
Work n 97 675 571 738 2081
(min/day) Mean 39.8 36.1* 43.5* 25.7* 34.6*
  SE 2.43 1.08 0.80 0.78 0.53
Transport n 1321 1452 1704 1553 6030
(min/day) Mean 14.0* 14.2* 11.9* 11.6* 12.8*
  SE 0.20 0.29 0.17 0.18 0.11
Recreation n 100 8 70 45 223
(min/day) Mean 22.2 17.1 15.3 12.7 18.0
  SE 1.26 3.06 0.96 1.3 0.75
  1. *p <0.001 compared to male subjects.