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Table 2 Distribution of phenotypes according to gender and age groups in the study population

From: Heritability of physical activity traits in Brazilian families: the Baependi Heart Study

  Sedentary Non-sedentary Weekly PA Daily PA
    0 15-300 301-600 601-900 900+ Extremely light Light Moderate Vigorous
  n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Gender            
   Male 279 (51.8) 260 (48.2) 474 (65.3) 178 (24.5) 55 (7.6) 16 (2.2) 3 (0.4) 200 (27.5) 246 (33.8) 108 (14.9) 173 (23.8)
   Female 594 (68.2) 277 (31.8) 682 (72.2) 199 (21.0) 45 (4.8) 15 (1.6) 4 (0.4) 291 (30.7) 541 (57.1) 98 (10.3) 18 (1.9)
Age (years)            
   18-24 117 (52.5) 106 (47.5) 143 (57.9) 69 (27.9) 19 (7.7) 12 (4.9) 4 (1.6) 101 (41.4) 101 (41.4) 16 (6.6) 26 (10.6)
   25-39 237 (60.8) 153 (39.2) 306 (67.6) 116 (25.6) 26 (5.7) 4 (0.9) 1 (0.2) 134 (29.4) 214 (46.9) 51 (11.2) 57 (12.5)
   40-54 260 (65.0) 140 (35.0) 382 (74.2) 93 (18.1) 29 (5.6) 9 (1.7) 2 (0.4) 122 (23.5) 243 (46.8) 78 (15.1) 76 (14.6)
   55+ 259 (65.2) 138 (34.8) 325 (71.3) 99 (21.7) 26 (5.7) 6 (1.3) 0 (0.0) 134 (29.4) 229 (50.2) 61 (13.4) 32 (7.0)
  1. Weekly PA, weekly physical activity (minutes); daily PA, level of daily physical activity.