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Table 3 Physical activity during recess, school, and home time, and overall daily activity

From: School playgrounds and physical activity policies as predictors of school and home time activity

Measurement period Boys Girls P
   (n = 230)* (n = 197)  
Recess Time worn (mins/d) 74 (9) 75 (8) 0.848
  Average counts/min 1518 (419) 1108 (321) <0.001
  MVPA (mins/d) 9 (6) 5 (4) <0.001
School Time worn (mins/d) 343 (45) 342 (44) 0.671
  Average counts/min 717 (156) 596 (145) <0.001
  MVPA (mins/d) 17 (10) 11 (7) <0.001
Home Time worn (mins/d) 315 (50) 319 (51) 0.162
  Average counts/min 795 (302) 690 (248) 0.004
  MVPA (mins/d) 16 (11) 12 (9) <0.001
Total Time worn (mins/d) 741 (173) 728 (170) 0.412
  Average counts/min 713 (179) 614 (155) <0.001
  MVPA (mins/d) 32 (17) 23 (14) <0.001
  1. All data are presented as mean (SD).
  2. *n refers to number of children with 2-3 valid full days of data and 4-5 days of recess data.