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Table 3 Descriptive cluster pattern of multiple risk behaviours

From: Patterns of adolescent physical activity and dietary behaviours

Number of risk behaviours Percent of sample Boys (n = 87) Girls (n = 89) Younger adolescents (n = 98) Older adolescents (n = 78)
3: All three risk behaviours 9.7 5.7 13.5** 8.2 11.5
2: MVPA < 60 minutes/day and < 5 fruit/vegetables per day 33.0 31.0 34.8 36.7 28.2
2: MVPA < 60 minutes/day and < 5 days a week eating breakfast 6.2 1.1 11.2** 5.1 7.7
2: < 5 fruit/vegetables per day and < 5 days a week eating breakfast 5.7 5.7 5.6 8.2 2.6
1: MVPA < 60 minutes/day 29.0 34.5 23.6** 19.4 41.0**
1: < 5 fruit/vegetables per day 7.4 9.2 5.6 11.2 2.6**
1: < 5 days a week eating breakfast 2.8 2.3 3.4 4.1 1.3
0: No risk behaviours 6.2 10.3 2.2** 7.1 5.1
  1. **P < 0.01. Pearson's chi-square test of significance.