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Table 4 Associations between perceived changes in movement behaviours and demographic, social, and environmental factors

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

  Outside physical activity Walking and biking Outside play Overall time outdoors Inside physical activity Household chores Inside play Family physical activity Family sedentary behaviour Screen time Social media Sleep Sleep quality
Parent’s age −0.11* −0.11* −0.16* −0.14* −0.10* −0.02 −0.07* −0.11* −0.01 0.04 −0.13* 0.12* −0.07
Parent’s gender
(1 = M; 2 = F)
−0.01 0.00 0.04 0.02 −0.02 0.06 0.08* 0.03 0.05 0.08* 0.08* 0.07* 0.01
Parent’s education − 0.05 0.02 − 0.06 − 0.07* − 0.01 − 0.01 0.02 − 0.05 0.09* 0.03 0.09* − 0.01 0.03
Parent’s work status
(1 = U; 2 = E)
0.02 0.04 0.01 0.03 0.02 −0.02 − 0.02 0.04 0.03 −0.03 0.03 0.01 0.04
Household income 0.03 0.13* 0.11* 0.05 0.01 0.07* −0.03 0.04 0.07* 0.04 0.11* 0.01 0.02
Marital statusa 0.06 0.06 0.11* 0.08* 0.05 0.10* 0.01 0.08* −0.02 −0.05 −0.06 − 0.05 0.05
Household typeb 0.12* 0.13* 0.18* 0.14* −0.01 0.09* −0.09* 0.09* 0.01 0.01 0.04 −0.04 −0.03
Dog ownership
(1 = no; 2 = yes)
0.07* 0.03 0.11* 0.10* 0.00 0.09* −0.10* 0.06 −0.02 − 0.01 0.09* 0.07* 0.02
Parent encourages physical activity 0.17* 0.12* 0.14* 0.13* 0.12* 0.08* −0.02 0.24* 0.05 0.07* 0.04 0.10* 0.07*
Parent participates in physical activity 0.32* 0.32* 0.39* 0.39* 0.14* 0.18* −0.10* 0.44* 0.04 −0.02 0.00 −0.02 0.04
Parent supports physical activity 0.14* 0.10* 0.12* 0.15* 0.09* −0.01 −0.10* 0.13* −0.10 − 0.07* −0.03 − 0.03 −0.02
Parent discourages screen time −0.06 −0.05 − 0.01 −0.06 0.00 0.08* 0.11* 0.00 0.06 0.13* 0.09* 0.09* 0.00
Parent encourages sleep 0.00 −0.03 −0.07* −0.04 0.05 0.09* 0.13* −0.01 0.07* 0.06 0.04 0.16* 0.15*
  1. * = p < 0.01; M Male, F Female, U Unemployed, E Employed, aMarital status, 1 = single, 2 = cohabited; bHousehold type, 1 = other, 2 = detached house