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Table 1 Selected items used in the current analysis from the children and youth movement and play behaviours during COVID-19 virus outbreak survey (copy of full survey in Additional File 1)

From: Impact of the COVID-19 virus outbreak on movement and play behaviours of Canadian children and youth: a national survey

Survey Details
A. Screening questions
Question Response option
Has anyone in your household been diagnosed with COVID-19?  - Yes [thank you, terminate]
 - No [continue]
Is your household under a self-isolation or quarantine order?  - Yes [thank you, terminate]
 - No [continue]
B. Demographic characteristics
Parent: Age and gender
Geographic region
Education; Marital status; Ethnicity Postal code
Household make-up (number of adults/children)
[dropdown, age rollup]
[dropdown, provinces rollup]
[dropdown, specify]
[dropdown, number rollup]
Child: Age and gender
Disability or chronic condition
Type of residence (e.g., house, apartment)
Dog ownership
[dropdown, age rollup]
[dropdown, specify]
[dropdown, specify]
[dropdown, yes/no]
C. Current movement behaviours
In the last week, how many total hours and minutes per day did your child watch TV, use the computer, use social media and play inactive video games?  - Weekdays (hrs, mins)
 - Weekend days (hrs, mins)
In the last week, on how many days did your child engage in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity for a total of at least 60 min per day? [dropdown, 0–7 days]
In the last week, how many hours did your child usually spend sleeping in a 24-h period (including naps but excluding time spent resting)? [dropdown, 0–24 h]
D. Change in movement and play behaviours
Compared to before the COVID-19 outbreak and related restrictions:
 - My child walks or bikes in the neighbourhood?
 - My child is doing physical activities or sport outside?
 - My child is doing physical activities or sport inside?
 - My child is doing household chores (e.g. cleaning, yard work)?
 - My child plays outside?
 - My child plays inside?
 - My child watches TV, movies, uses the computer for leisure?
 - My child uses social media?
 - My child does other sedentary leisure activities not in front of screens?
 - My child sleeps?
 - Our family time spent in physical activity is?
 - Our family time spent in sedentary behaviours is?
 - A lot less
 - A little less
 - Same
 - A little more
 - A lot more
 - My child’s sleep quality is?
 - The balance of my child’s overall healthy movement behaviours are?
 - My child’s overall time spent outside is?
 - A lot worse
 - A little worse
 - Same
 - A little better
 - A lot better
Compared to before the COVID-19 outbreak and related restrictions:
 - Is there an inside leisure activity or hobby that your child is doing a lot more?
 - Is there an outside leisure activity or hobby that your child is doing a lot more
 - Has your family begun any new or novel activities not previously practiced?
 - Has your family used any online resources/apps to support healthy movement?
 - Has there been a decrease in your child’s health (e.g., existing condition worsened or new condition developed)?
 - Yes [specify]
 - No
Do you have any advice for families trying to achieve a healthy balance of movement behaviours (physical activity, screen time, sleep) of their children during the COVID-19 outbreak and related restrictions?  - Yes [specify]
 - No