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Table 1 Sample characteristics (N = 5,495)

From: Does social desirability compromise self-reports of physical activity in web-based research?

Socio-demographics   
Age   M3 = 47.1 (SD3 = 16.0)
Sex Female 54.0%
Personal net monthly income (in Euros) Median = 1,300
Level of education Primary school 9.7%
  Intermediate secondary education (US: junior high school) 26.4%
  Higher secondary education/preparatory university education (US: senior high school) 11.0%
  Intermediate vocational education (US: junior college) 23.0%
  Higher vocational education (US: college) 22.3%
  University 7.6%
Social desirability (Marlowe-Crowne)   M = 5.9 (SD = 1.5) (Scale: 0-10)
IPAQ1 Walking M = 342 (SD = 367)
  Moderate-intensity activity M = 299 (SD = 355)
  Vigorous-intensity activity M = 157 (SD = 267)
  Sedentary behavior M = 2,471 (SD = 1,365)
  Total physical activity2 M = 3,579 (SD = 3,525)
  1. 1In minutes/week; following guidelines for data processing and analysis of the IPAQ (http://www.ipaq.ki.se/scoring.pdf)
  2. 2In MET-minutes/week: (3.3 * walking minutes/week) + (4.0 * moderate-intensity activity minutes/week) + (8.0 * vigorous-intensity activity minutes/week)
  3. 3M = Mean; SD = Standard Deviation