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Table 2 Sedentary Behaviour, Physical Activity, and Behavioural Response data at T1 and T2 and Sites 1–3

From: Dancing in time: feasibility and acceptability of a contemporary dance programme to modify risk factors for falling in community dwelling older adults

  Site 1* Site 2* Site 3* Overall
T1 (Mean, SD) T2 (mean, SD) T1 (Mean, SD) T2 (mean, SD) T1 (Mean, SD) T2 (mean, SD) T1 (mean, SD) T2 (mean, SD)
Sedentary behaviour  
 Sitting time weekday (mins/week) 2333.0 (481.6) 2170.5 (429.5) 2515.5 (631.4) 2545.0 (848.6) 1785.0 (820.3) 1570.0 (172.3) 2299.5 (713.4) 2197.3** (713.4)
 Sitting time weekend (mins/week) 762.0 (80.3) 762.5 (87.7) 682.5 (166.5) 655.3 (176.2) 345.0 (179.2) 650.0 (179.2) 720.0 (134.7) 702.7 (134.7)
Physical activity  
 Walking (mins/week) 294.8 (170.0) 284.5 (191.0) 324.4 (185.6) 315.6 (176.3) 180.0 (176.6) 180.0 (176.6) 284.3 (176.3) 276.6 (181.2)
 Moderate (mins/week) 191.6 (151.6) 278.5 (171.0) 358.8 (149.1) 358.8 (149.1) 142.5 (189.4) 142.5 (189.5) 243.2 (175.2) 305.7** (217.9)
 Vigorous (mins/week) 34.0 (58.9) 50.0 (70.1) 47.5 (75.5) 47.5 (75.5) 10.0 (20.0) 435.0 (370.0) 34.6 (60.2) 51.8** (70.6)
Behavioural Responses
 Timed Up and Go (seconds) 9.6 (4.3) 7.6 (1.0) 11.0 (3.2) 7.4 (1.0) 8.5 (5.6) 7.7 (4.4) 10.1 (4.2) 7.7 (2.8)***
 Geriatric Depression Scale 2.1 (3.1) 1.1 (1.4) 5.3 (3.7) 3.5 (4.32) 2.3 (2.22) 2.0 (1.83) 3.2 (3.3) 2.1 (2.8)**
 Falls Efficacy Scale 24.1 (8.5) 19.4 (4.3) 28.7 (9.5) 23.8 (6.2) 32.6 (12.2) 29.0 (16.4) 27.6 (9.9) 23.7 (8.6)**
  1. *Site 1 IPAQ N=11, TUG=8, FES-I=9, GDS=9; Site 2 IPAQ N=9, TUG=5 FES-I=7, GDS=6; Site 3 IPAQ N=4, TUG=4, FES-I=4 GDS=4.
  2. ** Indicates a significantly different mean score at T2 compared to T1, p <0.05, or ***p <0.005