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Table 3 Physical Activity By Weight Status Among 1092 Metropolitan Transit Workers

From: Association between body weight, physical activity and food choices among metropolitan transit workers

   Body Mass Index Category
  Total < 25 >= 25 < 30 >= 30
Survey Data     
N 1092 132 343 617
International Physical     
Activity Questionnaire     
(m (se))     
Walking (mins/d) 93.3 (2.4) 103.4 (6.9) 97.4 (4.3) 88.4 (3.2)
Vigorous Activity (mins/d) 59.5 (2.1) 63.0 (6.1)A 65.8 (3.8)AB 55.3 (2.8)B
Moderate Activity (mins/d) 75.0 (2.2) 79.8 (6.5) 85.2 (4.0) 68.4 (3.0)
Meets Physical Activity Recommendations (150 mins/d; %) 85.1 88.6AB 87.4A 82.8B**
Sitting (hours/d) 9.3 (.13) 8.6 (.36) 8.6 (.22) 9.8 (.17)A**
Godin Leisure Time Physical Activity     
(10-min episodes per week)     
(m (se))     
Strenuous 1.9 2.2 2.3 1.6
  (.09) (.25) (.16) (.12)A**
Moderate 2.6 3.0 2.8 2.5
  (.11) (.33) (.20) (.15)
Mild 3.5 (.14) 3.7 (.40) 3.5 (.25) 3.4 (.18)
Sweat frequency (%)     
Never 24.1 24.6 23.3 24.5
Sometimes 55.1 54.1 50.2 58.0
Often 20.8 21.3AB 26.5A 17.5B**
Television Viewing (hours/d) 2.0 (.04) 1.6 (.11) 1.8 (.07) 2.2 (.05)A**
Televisions in Home (>= 4 sets; %) 31.8 23.4A 30.4AB 34.0B**
Fitness Room Use     
(past year; >= 1 time;%) Garage Fitness Room 29.3 27.2 28.7 30.2
Non-worksite Fitness Room 49.7 43.7 53.3 49.0
Exercise on Driving Route (past year; >= 1 time;%) 46.4 47.2 53.9 42.3
Accelerometry     
N 158 28 36 94
(mins/d)(m (se))     
Moderate/Vigorous 16.7 (1.2) 24.4 (2.9)A 20.0 (2.5)AB 15.1 (0.5)B**
Light 232.5 (5.3) 255.5 (13.1) 248.8 (11.3) 220.0 (6.7)A*
Inactive 342.8 (6.2) 323.1 (15.7) 337.3 (13.5) 343.8 (8.1)
  1. Note. Means adjusted for age, gender, race, income, education and marital status. m = mean. se = standard error. mins = minutes. d = day. **p < .01 *p < .05. Different superscripts indicate significantly different means, post hoc comparison p < .05.