Skip to main content

Table 3 Percent (from first survey) and reliability of a measure of facilities near home for physical activity, using weighted kappa coefficients with 95% confidence intervals (CI)

From: Girls' perception of physical environmental factors and transportation: reliability and association with physical activity and active transport to school

  (n = 596) (n = 480)
Facilities Near Home Unadjusted %* Agreement 95% CI
Basketball   0.57 (0.48, 0.65)
Do not know a place 20.7   
Know a place, not go there 11.6   
Know a place, would go there 67.8   
Beach or lake   0.64 (0.57, 0.72)
Do not know a place 62.0   
Know a place, not go there 6.2   
Know a place, would go there 31.8   
Golf course   0.57 (0.49, 0.65)
Do not know a place 71.7   
Know a place, not go there 17.6   
Know a place, would go there 10.6   
Health club   0.61 (0.53, 0.68)
Do not know a place 57.2   
Know a place, not go there 12.7   
Know a place, would go there 30.2   
Martial arts studio   0.55 (0.46, 0.63)
Do not know a place 69.4   
Know a place, not go there 13.0   
Know a place, would go there 17.6   
Playing field   0.47 (0.37, 0.57)
Do not know a place 13.8   
Know a place, not go there 11.3   
Know a place, would go there 74.9   
Park   0.51 (0.39, 0.63)
Do not know a place 9.8   
Know a place, not go there 4.3   
Know a place, would go there 85.9   
Recreation center   0.59 (0.52, 0.66)
Do not know a place 46.7   
Know a place, not go there 9.7   
Know a place, would go there 43.7   
Track   0.56 (0.49, 0.63)
Do not know a place 45.0   
Know a place, not go there 10.9   
Know a place, would go there 44.1   
Skating rink   0.62 (0.54, 0.69)
Do not know a place 37.8   
Know a place, not go there 3.2   
Know a place, would go there 59.0   
Swimming pool   0.57 (0.49, 0.66)
Do not know a place 25.7   
Know a place, not go there 5.0   
Know a place, would go there 69.3   
Trail   0.53 (0.45, 0.61)
Do not know a place 41.7   
Know a place, not go there 5.6   
Know a place, would go there 52.7   
Tennis court   0.62 (0.56, 0.69)
Do not know a place 45.7   
Know a place, not go there 15.6   
Know a place, would go there 38.7   
Dance or gymnastics   0.47 (0.39, 0.55)
Do not know a place 56.6   
Know a place, not go there 8.2   
Know a place, would go there 35.3   
  1. *Percent from the first survey completed by participants.