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Table 3 Descriptive statistics

From: Neighborhood and physical activities of Portuguese adolescents

Variable n %
Physical activity
Not practicing 219 4,6
Less than 3 days/week. 1638 34,2
3 to 5 days/week. 2010 42
6 or more days/week 920 19,2
Sports practice
1 time or less/month 816 17,1
1 to 3 days/week. 2245 47,2
More than 3 days/week. 1700 35,7
Practice of indoor sports 2080 42,6
Practice of outdoorsports 2444 50,1
Presence of features of the neighborhood
Do people get along well and speak to each other? 4229 86,7
Is it safe for children to play in the street during the day? 3706 78,6
Can you trust the people of the area? 3643 77,6
Are there good places to spend your free time? 3565 75,8
Are there many places for entertainment in the evening? 1871 39,8
Is there often violence and theft? 928 19
Is it a beautiful area? 3653 78,2
Is it an isolated area too? 981 21
Do you have good public services (health center, youth center, etc.)? 2759 59,2