Table 3

Pearson correlations between average-daily PAEE and the physical activity subcomponents
PAEE Light physical activity Moderate physical activity Vigorous physical activity
Boys Light physical activity 0.42 - - -
Moderate physical activity 0.84 0.15 - -
Vigorous physical activity 0.75 0.071 0.52 -
Sedentary time −0.73 −0.83 −0.51 −0.29
Girls Light physical activity 0.65 - - -
Moderate physical activity 0.84 0.30 - -
Vigorous physical activity 0.63 0.042 0.52 -
Sedentary time −0.78 −0.88 −0.52 −0.27

Data within person was collapsed to average values across days before analysis. PAEE, Physical activity energy expenditure. For all correlations p < 0.001 unless otherwise specified. 1p = 0.26; 2p = 0.49.

Collings et al.

Collings et al. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2014 11:23   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-11-23

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