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Table 2 Typologies identified by physical activities, sedentary behaviors and health risk-related behaviors

From: Activity-related behavior typologies in youth: a systematic review

  Healthy activity, low risk Average activity, low risk Low activity, low risk Sedentary, low risk Healthy activity, average risk Average activity, average risk Low activity, average risk Sedentary, average risk Healthy activity, high risk Average activity, high risk Low activity, high risk Sedentary, high risk
Descriptive characteristics
 Age -♂ (28)
- (24)
-♂ (28)
- (32)
+♀ (28)
+♀ (28)
+ (41)
+♂ (32)      - (41) +♀ (28)
+♂ (32)
+ (38, 40)
+♀ (32)
+ (24)
+ (29)
 Sex (male) - (24, 29)     - (38) + (29)   - (24) + (41) - (41) + (24)  
 Weight status - (32, 39, 40)    +♀ (28)
+ (39)
+ (39)    +♂ (28)   +♀ (28)
+ (38–40)
  + (29)
 Household income +♀ (28)    -♀ (28) +♂ (28)   -♂ (28) -♂ (28)    -♂ (28)  
 Family affluence     - (29)   + (29)       
 Parental education level +♀ (28)
+ (24)
  -♀ (28) -♀ (28) +♂ (28)   -♂ (28) -♂ (28)
+ (24)
  -♀ (28)   
 Ethnicity (white) + (40)    -♀ (28) +♀ (28)    -♂ (28)     
 Ethnicity (Hispanic) -♀ (28) +♀ (28)    -♂ (28) +♀ (28) +♂ (28) +♂ (28)    +♂ (28)  
 Ethnicity (Black) -♂ (28)    +♀ (28)     +♂ (28)     
 Ethnicity (Asian)   +♀ (32)           -♀ (32)
 Ethnicity (Multiethnic)   +♀ (28)     +♀ (28)       
 Country of birth (born in study country) + (29)    - (29)   + (29)     + (38)   
 School type (public)            + (24)  
 Education level      + (38)        
Individual correlates
 Self-efficacy             - (29)
  1. ♂ indicates male only, ♀ indicates female only, + indicates positive association, − indicates negative association, 0 indicates no association