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Table 3 Odds Ratios for modes of physical activity by ethnicity and 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 0.67 (0.63-0.72) 0.58 (0.54-0.63) 0.52 (0.49-0.56) 1.27 (1.18-1.36) 0.51 (0.46-0.56) 0.91 (0.85-0.97) 2.08 (1.9-2.29)
  SE Asian 0.63 (0.59-0.67) 0.81 (0.76-0.87) 0.57 (0.54-0.61) 1.21 (1.14-.129) 0.72 (0.66-0.79) 0.70 (0.66-0.75) 1.69 (1.54-1.85)
  Black 0.62 (0.57-0.68) 0.64 (0.58-0.71) 0.48 (0.43-0.52) 1.38 (1.26-1.51) 0.70 (0.61-0.79) 1.15 (1.05-1.26) 1.79 (1.58-2.02)
  Latin American 0.77 (0.68-0.88) 0.71 (0.62-0.82) 0.54 (0.47-0.61) 1.33 (1.18-1.52) 0.63 (0.53-0.75) 1.15 (1.02-1.31) 1.40 (1.17-1.68)
  West Asian 0.70 (0.61-0.80) 0.78 (0.68-0.90) 0.41 (0.36-0.47) 0.97 (0.85-1.11) 0.92 (0.77-1.10) 0.76 (0.67-0.87) 2.24 (1.90-2.64)
  Aboriginal persons persons 1.25 (1.16-.1.34) 0.79 (0.73-0.85) 0.83 (0.78-0.88) 0.91 (0.85-0.98) 0.78 (0.71-0.86) 1.35 (1.27-1.44) 1.07 (0.97-1.19)
  Others 0.65 (0.59-0.72) 0.67 (0.61-0.75) 0.77 (0.70-0.84) 1.11 (1.00-1.22) 0.89 (0.78-1.00) 0.86 (0.78-0.94) 1.43-1.88)
B. Males White 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  South Asian 0.79 (0.72-0.86) 0.70 (0.64-0.76) 0.55 (0.50-0.60) 1.52 (1.38-1.67) 0.54 (0.48-0.61) 0.90 (0.82-0.99) 2.00 (1.75-2.82)
  SE Asian 0.77 (0.70-0.83) 0.86 (0.78-0.94) 0.61 (0.55-0.66) 1.36 (1.24-1.49) 0.79 (0.71-0.89) 0.74 (0.67-0.80) 1.63 (1.43-1.86)
  Black 0.67 (0.58-0.76) 0.89 (0.76-1.02) 0.51 (0.44-0.58) 1.71 (1.24-1.49) 0.90 (0.76-1.06) 1.16 (1.01-1.32) 1.57 (1.30-1.90)
  Latin American 1.03 (0.85-1.24) 0.96 (0.79-1.17) 0.55 (0.45-0.67) 1.51 (1.25-1.83) 0.91 (0.72-1.17) 1.01 (0.84-1.22) 1.00 (0.73-1.37)
  West Asian 0.85 (0.72-1.01) 0.97 (0.82-1.15) 0.37 (0.31-0.44) 1.20 (1.00-1.43) 1.21 (0.97-1.50) 0.83 (0.70-0.98) 2.26 (1.83-2.81)
  Aboriginal persons persons 1.28 (1.15-1.41) 0.83 (0.75-0.92) 0.83 (0.75-0.92) 1.07 (0.96-1.19) 0.83 (0.73-0.95) 1.30 (1.18-1.44) 0.99 (0.85-1.17)
  Others 0.68 (0.60-0.78) 0.67 (0.59-0.76) 0.66 (0.58-0.75) 1.00 (0.88-1.15) 0.87 (0.74-1.03) 0.77 (0.68-0.88) 1.56-2.24)
C.Females White 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  South Asian 0.57 (0.52-0.63) 0.44 (0.40-0.50) 0.48 (0.44-0.54) 1.08 (0.98-1.19) 0.36 (0.30-0.43) 0.93 (0.85-1.03) 2.18 (1.91-2.48)
  SE Asian 0.53 (0.49-0.59) 0.76 (0.69-0.84) 0.53 (0.49-0.58) 1.15 (1.05-1.26) 0.56 (0.50-0.66) 0.68 (0.63-0.75) 1.70 (1.50-1.94)
  Black 0.57 (0.50-0.65) 0.45 (0.39-0.53) 0.46 (0.41-0.53) 1.15 (1.02-1.31) 0.41 (0.32-0.52) 1.12 (0.99-1.27) 1.93 (1.64-2.27)
  Latin American 0.54 (0.46-0.64) 0.56 (0.47-0.68) 0.56 (0.47-0.66) 1.16 (0.97-1.37) 0.49 (0.37-0.65) 1.25 (1.05-1.49) 1.71 (1.36-2.15)
  West Asian 0.61 (0.49-0.75) 0.49 (0.39-0.53) 0.47 (0.37-0.58) 0.81 (0.65-1.00) 0.30 (0.20-0.45) 0.71 (0.58-0.87) 2.17 (1.68-2.80)
  Aboriginal persons persons 1.13 (1.02-1.25) 0.77 (0.69-0.85) 0.83 (0.76-0.91) 0.80 (0.73-0.88) 0.82 (0.71-0.94) 1.37 (1.26-1.50) 1.15 (1.00-1.31)
  Others 0.67 (0.57-0.77) 0.66 (0.56-0.78) 0.89 (0.77-1.03) 1.32 (1.14-1.52) 0.78 (0.62-0.98) 1.02 (0.88-1.18) 1.40 (1.14-1.71)
  1. Note: All odds ratios are adjusted for age, sex, body mass index, income, and education.
  2. Abbreviations: SE: South-east; PA: Physical Activity.