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Table 4 Comparisons of time children spent participating in physical activity by school

From: Diet, physical activity, and adiposity in children in poor and rich neighbourhoods: a cross-sectional comparison

  School A School B Both
  N = 46 N = 111 N = 153
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Watching television min/d * 102 (115) 18 (56) 43 (87)
In front of computer min/d * 107 (175) 6 (45) 37 (113)
Sitting on weekdays min/d 135 (144) 268 (672) 181 (413)
Sitting on weekends min/d * 43 (51) 61 (31) 47 (47)
  1. *p-value < 0.05 comparing the two schools using the t-test