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Table 5 Heritability estimates for the daily PA phenotype from analysis with separate data sets by gender

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

Gender No heterogeneity Heterogeneity by gender
  Model h2 (s.e.), p value Model h2 (s.e.), p value
Male No covariate 0.12 (0.04), p = 0.0001 No covariate 0.22 (0.07), p = 0.0002
  Sex, age × sex, age2 0.10 (0.04), p = 0.0005 Age2 0.21 (0.07), p = 0.0003
Female No covariate 0.12 (0.04), p = 0.0001 No covariate 0.11 (0.06), p = 0.0204
  Sex, age × sex, age2 0.10 (0.04), p = 0.0005   
  1. h2 (s.e.): heritability estimate (standard error).