Table 1: Description of the sample according to demographic, socioeconomic, and health conditions in older adults. Florianopolis, South Brazil, 2009/2010.

Variables 𝑛 (%) Leisure time physical activity Commuting physical activity
≥150 min/wk (%) 𝑃 ≥150 min/wk (%) 𝑃

Gender<0.001<0.001
 Females1058 (63.9)26.323.4
 Males598 (36.1)35.636.1
Age (years)<0.001<0.001
 60 to 69846 (51.1)33.731.7
 70 to 79596 (36.0)28.527.2
 80 or more214 (12.9)16.214.2
Skin color0.460.80
 White1410 (86.8)30.328.1
 Mixed131 (8.0)25.229.0
 Black84 (5.2)28.625.0
Marital status<0.001<0.001
 Married974 (58.8)32.029.5
 Single, separated, or divorced225 (13.6)33.835.1
 Widowed457 (27.6)22.521.2
Per capita monthly income<0.0010.01
 Lower tertile552 (33.3)23.225.7
 Middle tertile550 (33.2)27.525.5
 Highest tertile554 (33.5)38.335.7
Schooling (years)<0.001<0.001
 0 to 81031 (62.6)23.124.4
 9 to11231 (14.0)35.139.4
 12 or more386 (23.4)44.330.8
Disability score*<0.001<0.001
 No disability458 (27.7)39.538.9
 Mild disability707 (42.7)31.829.7
 Moderate/severe disability491 (29.6)17.315.3
Self-reported health status<0.001<0.001
 Excellent/good848 (51.2)37.433.1
 Fair642 (38.8)22.324.1
 Poor/very poor165 (10.0)18.816.4

Notes: *Measured by the activities of daily living scale.
𝑃 value of Chi-square test.