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Table 1 Anthropometric data according to self-reported PA level

From: Distribution of allele frequencies for genes associated with physical activity and/or physical capacity in a homogenous Norwegian cohort- a cross-sectional study

 Low/medium PA levelHigh PA level
VariableAll (n = 215)Females (n = 82)Males (n = 133)All (n = 616)Females (n = 334)Males (n = 282)
Age (y)55.8 ± 3.856.0 ± 4.355.6 ± 3.555.5 ± 3.755.3 ± 3.755.6 ± 3.8
Weight (kg)83.3 ± 15.676.6 ± 15.887.4 ± 14.076.9 ± 12.971.0 ± 11.483.8 ± 11.1
Height (cm)174.7 ± 8.1167.7 ± 5.0179.1 ± 6.4172.5 ± 8.6166.7 ± 5.7179.4 ± 6.0
BMI (kg/m2)27.3 ± 4.527.3 ± 5.527.3 ± 3.725.7 ± 3.5*25.5 ± 3.8*26.0 ± 3.0*
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD. n- number of subjects; PA- physical activity; BMI- Body Mass Index. *P ≤ 0.009 different from low/medium PA level