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Table 1 Participants characteristics

From: The context matters - not all prolonged sitting bouts are equally related to momentary affective states: an ambulatory assessment with sedentary-triggered E-diaries

  Study 1 (n = 57; 5 d1) Study 2 (n=106; 5 d1) Study 3 (n =76; 4 d1) Study 4 (n =69; 4 d1)
Variable Mean ± SD (Min-Max) Mean ± SD (Min-Max) Mean ± SD (Min-Max) Mean ± SD (Min-Max)
Age [yrs.] 34.6 ± 9.9 (25-62) 23.4 ± 5.9 (17-57) 28.6 ± 11.6 (19-66) 26.3 ± 8.5 (21-60)
Sex [female %] 56.1% 55.7% 52.9% 47.4%
BMI [kg/m2] 22.9 ± 3.1 (17.7-32.1) 22.3 ± 2.1 (16.3-27.1) 23.5 ± 3.0 (17.1-32.4) not assessed
Total sedentary boutsa 5.4 ± 2.7 (1.8-15.6)b 2 ± 0.5 (1-3.4)b 8.7 ± 4.6 (1.5-20.5)c 6.4 ± 3.78 (1-17)c
Valence [1-6]a 4.6 ± 0.6 (3.2-6) 4.6 ± 0.8 (2.5-6) 4.8 ± 0.7 (2.9-6) 4.4 ± 0.7 (2.5-6)
Calmness [1-6]a 4.8 ± 0.7 (2.9-6) 4.7 ± 0.8 (2.5-6) 4.6 ± 0.6 (2.3-6) 4.5 ± 0.6 (3-5.9)
Energetic arousal [1-6]a 4.2 ± 0.7 (2.6-5.8) 3.8 ± 0.8 (2.1-5.8) 4.1 ± 0.6 (2.4-5.4) 3.6 ± 0.7 (2.3-5.8)
Social context [alone %] a 45.1 ± 23.7 (0-95.8) 46.2 ± 31.4 (0-100) 38.3 ± 27.8 (0-100) 46.4 ± 25.4 (0-100)
Environmental context [Work %] a 86.3 ± 18.5 (22.2-100) 49.3 ± 29.8 (0-100) 31.2 ± 29.6 (0-100) 65.6 ± 26.5 (0-100)
  1. 1 number of monitoring days per study
  2. a aggregated within study day per participant
  3. b sedentary bouts of 30 minutes
  4. c sedentary bouts of 20 minutes