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Table 2 Physical activity patterns of the Latino children measured by accelerometry over the two-year study period

From: Longitudinal effects of parental, child and neighborhood factors on moderate-vigorous physical activity and sedentary time in Latino children

  Baseline Follow-up 1-year Follow-up 2-years
n 282 282 282
Total wear time (min/d)c 1,406 ± 2* 1,392 ± 3 1,374 ± 4
Awake time (min/d)b 834 ± 5 815 ± 5 811 ± 6
Total counts (counts/d)a 346,132 ± 15,762 302,866 ± 8,741 290,378 ± 9,447
Steps (steps/d)c 11,235 ± 305 10,201 ± 337 9,548 ± 354
Sedentary time (min/d)c 476 ± 7 493 ± 5 514 ± 5
Light physical activity (min/d)c 292 ± 5 267 ± 4 243 ± 4
Moderate physical activity (min/d) 63 ± 4 52 ± 2 50 ± 2
Vigorous physical activity (min/d) 2.1 ± 0.3 1.9 ± 0.2 2.2 ± 0.3
Moderate-vigorous physical activity (min/d)a 66 ± 4 55 ± 2 53 ± 2
Sedentary time (% awake time)c 57.4 ± 0.8 60.6 ± 0.6 63.6 ± 0.5
Light physical activity (% awake time)c 34.8 ± 0.5 32.7 ± 0.5 29.9 ± 0.4
Moderate physical activity (% awake time) 7.6 ± 0.4 6.4 ± 0.2 6.2 ± 0.2
Vigorous physical activity (% awake time) 0.26 ± 0.03 0.24 ± 0.02 0.28 ± 0.04
Moderate-vigorous physical activity (% awake time)a 7.9 ± 0.4 6.7 ± 0.2 6.5 ± 0.3
  1. *Mean ± SE; Statistical notation: Linear time effect, adjusted for child gender and age at baseline:ap-value < 0.05;bp-value < 0.001;cp-value < 0.0001.