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Table 4 Inference of the type of physical practice in accordance with the school grade and gender

From: Neighborhood and physical activities of Portuguese adolescents

  Variables n Gender (%) School grade (%)
    Boys Girls 6th 8th 10th
Physical activityy Not practicing 219 36,5* 63,5* 18,7* 33,8 47,5*
  less than 3 days/week. 1638 33* 67* 28,1* 36,3 35,6*
  3 to 5 days/week. 2010 54* 46* 29,4* 36,8 33,8
  6 or more days/week 920 71,6* 28,4* 44,3* 32,3* 23,4*
Sports 1 time or less/month 816 23,5* 76,5* 20* 33,1 46,9*
  1 to 3 days/week. 2245 44,9* 55,1* 29* 36,9 34,1
  More than 3 days/week. 1700 67,8* 32,2* 40,1* 35,5 24,4*
  Indoor sports 2080 45,8* 54,2* 38,1* 37,6* 24,3*
  Outdoor sports 2444 67,7* 32,3* 37,8* 38* 24,2*
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