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Table 5 Level of agreement of time spent in the different levels of activity between Pre-PAQ and accelerometer1

From: The validity and reliability of a home environment preschool-age physical activity questionnaire (Pre-PAQ)

Pre-PAQ categorisation
(level)
Accelerometer categorisation Mean difference
(mins.day-1)1
Lower limit of agreement Upper limit of agreement Correlation
(r)
Level 1-2 Stationary 7.6 -141.3 156.4 0.25*
Level 1-2 Sedentary (Reilly) -208.6 -349.8 -67.5 0.28*
Level 1-2 Sedentary (Sirard) -235.4 -383.1 -87.7 0.19
Level 3 LPA (Sirard) -4.8 -105.4 96.0 -0.07
Level 4 MPA (Sirard) 48.2 -24.9 121.3 0.13
Level 5 VPA (Sirard) 1.9 -37.5 41.3 0.17
Level 4-5 MVPA (Sirard) 50.1 -42.9 143.1 0.17
Level 3-5 Non-sedentary (Reilly) 20.9 -121.9 163.7 0.16
Level 3-5 LMVPA (Sirard) 45.2 -103.6 194.1 0.05
  1. 13-Day mean
  2. *Significant at 0.05 level.