Table 3

Boys’ after school time and MVPA by who they were with and indoor or outdoor location
On own Friend Brother/sister Mum/dad Other grown-up
Indoors
Time spent (minutes) 37.2 (40.5) 21.2 (32.8) 26.1 (34.9) 41.8 (44.1) 21.3 (37.2)
Proportion of time indoors (%) 26.3 15.0 18.4 29.5 15.1
Proportion of all matched time (%) 23.9 13.6 16.8 26.9 13.7
Indoor MVPA (minutes) 2.3 (3.0) 2.7 (6.2) 1.9 (3.2) 3.1 (4.0) 2.5 (4.7)
Proportion of indoor MVPA (%) 22.3 26.2 18.4 30.1 24.3
Proportion of all matched MVPA (%) 17.2 20.1 14.2 23.1 18.7
Outdoors
Time spent (minutes) 2.5 (6.3) 4.0 (12.3) 1.8 (6.0) 3.8 (6.8) 1.5 (6.0)
Proportion of time outdoors (%) 17.9 28.6 12.9 27.1 10.7
Proportion of all matched time (%) 1.6 2.6 1.2 2.4 1.0
Outdoor MVPA (minutes) 0.5 (1.4) 1.2 (4.0) 0.3 (1.2) 0.8 (1.9) 0.3 (1.6)
Proportion of outdoor MVPA (%) 16.1 38.7 9.7 25.8 9.7
Proportion of all matched MVPA (%) 3.7 9.0 2.2 6.0 2.2
Total
Time spent (minutes) 39.7 (41.8) 25.2 (38.7) 27.9 (37.2) 45.6 (46.6) 22.8 (38.4)
Proportion of all matched time (%) 24.6 15.6 17.3 28.3 14.1
Total MVPA (minutes) 2.8 (3.4) 3.9 (8.1) 2.2 (3.7) 3.9 (4.8) 2.8 (5.1)
Proportion of matched MVPA (%) 17.9 25.0 14.1 25.0 17.9
Proportion of time indoors (%) 93.7 84.1 93.5 91.7 93.4
Proportion of time outdoors (%) 6.3 15.9 6.5 8.3 6.6

MVPA: Moderate to vigorous physical activity.

Values are presented as mean (SD) after school minutes or percentages as designated.

‘Matched’ refers to periods with available accelerometer, global positioning system and diary data.

Pearce et al.

Pearce et al. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2014 11:45   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-11-45

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