Table 4.7 Children's summary physical activity levelsa (including activity at school), 2008-2011 combined, by parental physical activityb and sex of child
|Aged 2-15||2008-2011 combined|
|Summary activity levelsa||Mother's physical activity levelb||Father's physical activity levelb|
|Meets recommendations||Does not meet recommendations (some or low activity)||Meets recommendations||Does not meet recommendations (some or low activity)|
a Meets recommendations=at least 60 minutes of activity on all 7 days in previous week; some activity=30-59 minutes of activity on all 7 days; low activity=lower level of activity (these categories were described in previous reports as "high", "medium" and "low", the labels have changed but the definitions for the categories remain the same).
b Meets recommendations= 30 minutes or more on at least 5 days a week; some activity= 30 minutes or more on 1 to 4 days a week; low activity= fewer than 30 minutes of moderate or vigorous activity a week.
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