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Table 1 Characteristics of the participants with complete questionnaire and accelerometry data on sedentary time

From: Development of a questionnaire to assess sedentary time in older persons – a comparative study using accelerometry

  Sedentary behavior sample Overall LASA sample p-value
N 83 1735  
Female (%) 49.4 57.0 0.17
Age (years), mean (SD) 74.3 (6.9) 73.9 (9.0) 0.97
Education level (%)    
  Low 13.3 28.2 0.012
  Medium 65.1 54.1  
  High 21.7 17.7  
BMI (kg/m2), mean (SD) 27.0 (3.7) 27.5 (4.4) 0.23