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Table 3 Bivariate associations between parenting style and organized sport, walking/cycling trips and MVPA in 2004

From: Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between parenting style and adolescent girls’ physical activity

  Org sport frequency/wk Org sport duration/wk Number of walking/cycling trips/ wk # Mins MVPA average day Mins MVPA weekdays Mins MVPA weekend days Mins MVPA after school period
  Unstandardised B (95%CI) (n=203) Unstandardised B (95%CI) (n=202) Unstandardised B (95%CI) (n=222) Unstandardised B (95%CI) (n=140) Unstandardised B (95%CI) (n=152) Unstandardised B (95%CI) (n=125) Unstandardised B (95%CI) (n=148)
Parenting style        
Authoritarian 0.27 (0.02, 0.52)* 1.94 (−0.14, 4.03) −0.05 (−0.40, 0.31) 0.07 (−0.36, 0.50) −0.27 (−0.69, 0.15) 0.50 (−0.33, 1.34) −0.18 (−0.53, 0.16)
Authoritative 0.04 (−0.28, 0.36) 0.62 (−2.04, 3.28) −0.45 (−0.88, -0.02)* 0.03 (−0.51, 0.56) −0.08 (−0.61, 0.46) 0.21 (−0.83, 1.25) 0.00 (−0.44, 0.44)
Indulgent 0.15 (−0.12, 0.41) 1.26 (−0.94, 3.46) −0.56 (−0.92, -0.20)** −0.17 (−0.62, 0.27) −0.41 (−0.85, 0.03) 0.44 (−0.43, 1.31) −0.20 (−0.56, 0.17)
Neglectful −0.21 (−0.48, 0.07) −1.35 (−3.64, 0.94) 0.16 (−0.22, 0.54) −0.05 (−0.51, 0.42) 0.09 (−0.56, 0.37) 0.29 (−0.61, 1.19) 0.11 (−0.27, 0.48)
  1. # controlling for family status; MVPA analyses adjusted for wear time; *p<=0.05; **p<0.01; transformed data reported in table