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Table 2 Descriptive of physical activity levels among older adults – Pelotas/Brazil, 2014

From: Physical activity levels objectively measured among older adults: a population-based study in a Southern city of Brazil

  Overall PA (mg) Mean and 95%CI P ** LPA (min/day) Mean and 95%CI P ** MVPA* (min/day) Mean and 95%CI P #
Male 22.0 (21.2; 22.9) 0.307 128 (122; 133) 0.024 15 (13; 17) <0.001
Female 21.5 (20.9; 22.1)   136 (132; 140)   8 (7; 9)  
Total 21.7 (21.2; 22.2)   133 (129; 136)   11 (10; 12)  
  1. MVPA moderate to vigorous physical activity, LPA light physical activity
  2. *MVPA 5 min bout
  3. ** T test
  4. # Wilcoxon rank-sum test