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Table 2 Age adjusted odds ratios for modes of physical activity by ethnicity and immigration groups (by sex)

From: Variation in mode of physical activity by ethnicity and time since immigration: a cross-sectional analysis

   Walking Endurance Recreation Exercise Sports Active Commute No PA
A. Both Sexes White 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  South Asian 0.58 (0.55-0.62) 0.57 (0.54-0.61) 0.37 (0.35-0.39) 1.23 (1.16-1.30) 0.51 (0.47-0.55) 1.04 (0.98-1.10) 2.52 (2.34-2.70)
  SE Asian 0.57 (0.54-0.60) 0.80 (0.76-0.84) 0.40 (0.38-0.42) 1.19 (1.13-1.25) 0.65 (0.60-0.70) 0.82 (0.78-0.86) 1.98 (1.85-2.13)
  Black 0.55 (0.51-0.60) 0.56 (0.52-0.62) 0.35 (0.32-0.38) 1.27 (1.17-1.38) 0.59 (0.53-0.66) 1.22 (1.13-1.33) 2.28 (2.05-2.54)
  Latin American 0.60 (0.54-0.68) 0.61 (0.54-0.69) 0.35 (0.32-0.40) 1.10 (0.99-1.24) 0.51 (0.44-0.59) 1.42 (1.26-1.60) 2.19 (1.87-2.56)
  West Asian 0.57 (0.51-0.64) 0.64 (0.57-0.72) 0.26 (0.23-0.29) 0.89 (0.80-1.00) 0.69 (0.60-0.80) 0.87 (0.78-0.98) 3.06 (2.66-3.51)
  Aboriginal persons 1.10 (1.03-1.17) 0.56 (0.52-0.59) 0.64 (0.61-0.68) 0.66 (0.62-0.70) 0.53 (0.49-0.58) 1.26 (1.19-1.34) 1.53 (1.40-1.67)
  Others 0.66 (0.61-0.72) 0.67 (0.61-0.73) 0.57 (0.53-0.62) 1.18 (1.09-1.29) 0.77 (0.69-0.86) 0.91 (0.84-0.99) 1.67 (1.48-1.89)
  Non-Immigrant 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Established Immigrant 0.80 (0.78-0.82) 0.88 (0.85-0.90) 0.64 (0.62-0.66) 1.26 (1.23-1.29) 0.81 (0.78-0.84) 1.03 (1.00-1.05) 1.30 (1.26-1.35)
  Recent Immigrant 0.55 (0.52-0.57) 0.65 (0.62-0.67) 0.30 (0.29-0.31) 0.91 (0.87-0.95) 0.66 (0.62-0.69) 1.13 (1.09-1.18) 2.68 (2.54-2.83)
B.Males White 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  South Asian 0.70 (0.65-0.75) 0.72 (0.67-0.79) 0.39 (0.36-0.42) 1.49 (1.38-1.61) 0.56 (0.51-0.62) 1.06 (0.99-1.15) 2.27 (2.04-2.51)
  SE Asian 0.65 (0.60-0.70) 0.84 (0.78-0.91) 0.41 (0.38-0.44) 1.27 (1.18-1.37) 0.70 (0.64-0.77) 0.85 (0.79-0.91) 2.00 (1.81-2.21)
  Black 0.60 (0.53-0.68) 0.75 (0.67-0.85) 0.35 (0.31-0.40) 1.54 (1.36-1.73) 0.80 (0.69-0.93) 1.23 (1.09-1.38) 1.93 (1.63-2.29)
  Latin American 0.79 (0.67-0.93) 0.77 (0.65-0.92) 0.33 (0.28-0.39) 1.30 (1.10-1.54) 0.66 (0.54-0.82) 1.32 (1.11-1.57) 1.72 (1.33-2.21)
  West Asian 0.71 (0.61-0.82) 0.77 (0.66-0.90) 0.22 (0.19-0.25) 1.08 (0.93-1.26) 0.98 (0.82-1.18) 0.93 (0.81-1.08) 2.78 (2.30-3.36)
  Aboriginal persons 1.15 (1.05-1.26) 0.61 (0.55-0.67) 0.66 (0.61-0.72) 0.77 (0.70-0.84) 0.57 (0.51-0.64) 1.26 (1.15-1.38) 1.46 (1.27-1.68)
  Others 0.68 (0.61-0.76) 0.68 (0.60-0.77) 0.53 (0.47-0.59) 1.04 (0.92-1.17) 0.82 (0.71-0.95) 0.83 (0.74-0.93) 1.80 (1.53-2.13)
  Non-Immigrant 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Established Immigrant 0.86 (0.83-0.89) 0.93 (0.89-0.97) 0.63 (0.60-0.65) 1.37 (1.32-1.43) 088 (0.83-0.92) 0.98 (0.95-1.02) 1.31 (1.24-1.39)_
  Recent Immigrant 0.62 (0.59-0.66) 0.73 (0.69-0.78) 0.31 (0.29-0.33) 0.95 (0.89-1.00) 0.78 (0.73-0.83) 1.18 (1.11-1.25) 2.45 (2.26-2.65)
C. Females White 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  South Asian 0.48 (0.44-0.52) 0.41 (0.37-0.45) 0.34 (0.31-0.37) 1.04 (0.96-1.12) 0.34 (0.29-0.39) 1.03 (0.95-1.11) 2.83 (2.56-3.13)
  SE Asian 0.49 (0.46-0.53) 0.75 (0.69-0.81) 0.38 (0.35-0.41) 1.13 (1.05-1.21) 0.56 (0.50-0.63) 0.80 (0.75-0.86) 2.00 (1.81-2.20)
  Black 0.49 (0.44-0.55) 0.42 (0.37-0.48) 0.35 (0.31-0.39) 1.08 (0.97-1.20) 0.30 (0.24-0.38) 1.21 (1.09-1.35) 2.56 (2.23-2.94)
  Latin American 0.44 (0.38-0.51) 0.50 (0.42-0.59) 0.38 (0.32-0.44) 0.95 (0.82-1.11) 0.40 (0.32-0.51) 1.49 (1.27-1.75 2.61 (2.14-3.19)
  West Asian 0.47 (0.40-0.56) 0.46 (0.38-0.56) 0.29 (0.25-0.35) 0.75 (0.63-0.89) 0.24 (0.17-0.33) 0.84 (0.71-0.99) 3.43 (2.80-4.20)
  Aboriginal persons 0.97 (0.89-1.06) 0.52 (0.48-0.57) 0.64 (0.59-0.69) 0.57 (0.53-0.62) 0.53 (0.47-0.60) 1.23 (1.14-1.33) 1.60 (1.42-1.79)
  Others 0.67 (0.59-0.77) 0.63 (0.55-0.73) 0.60 (0.53-0.68) 1.41 (1.25-1.59) 0.60 (0.49-0.73) 1.04 (0.92-1.17) 1.57 (1.31-1.87)
  Non-Immigrant 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Established Immigrant 0.76 (0.73-0.79) 0.81 (0.78-0.85) 0.63 (0.61-0.65) 1.19 (1.15-1.24) 0.66 (0.62-0.71) 1.08 (1.04-1.12) 1.32 (1.26-1.39)
  Recent Immigrant 0.46 (0.44-0.49) 0.56 (0.52-0.59) 0.28 (0.27-0.30) 0.89 (0.84-0.94) 0.48 (0.43-0.52) 1.10 (1.04-1.16) 2.94 (2.72-3.17)
  1. Note: All odds ratios are adjusted for age.
  2. Abbreviations: SE: South-east; PA: Physical Activity.