International Journal of Hypertension / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Analysis of Association of Occupational Physical Activity, Leisure-Time Physical Activity, and Sedentary Lifestyle with Hypertension according to the Adherence with Aerobic Activity in Women Using Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2016-2017 Data

Table 2

General characteristics and physical activity status due to aerobic activity adherence.

ItemsTotalNonaerobic (n = 2,560)Aerobic (n = 1,681) value

Age (years)40–49 y114862424.452431.2<0.001
50–59 y121066025.855032.7
60–69 y104264025.040223.9
≥70 y84163624.820512.2

Income levelLevel 194061123.932919.6<0.001
Level 2106166025.840123.9
Level 3109164025.145126.8
Level 4114264325.249929.7

Education levelElementary135597038.038522.9<0.001


Aerobic activity adherencea (per week)No3560226588.5129577.0<0.001

OPA vigorous intensity (per week)≤4 days4219255799.9166298.9<0.001
5∼7 days1220.1100.6

OPA moderate intensity (per week)≤4 days4061253398.9152890.9<0.001
5∼7 days108251.0834.9

Physical activity days with moving location (per week)≤4 days1801159262.220912.4<0.001
5∼7 days110171027.739123.3

LPA vigorous intensity (per week)≤4 days4011255099.6146186.9<0.001
5∼7 days162100.41529.0

LPA moderate intensity (per week)≤4 days3436241294.2102460.9<0.001
5∼7 days5771385.443926.1

Sitting hours (per day)≤6 hours1831100339.282849.3<0.001
≤12 hours2028129050.473843.9
≥13 hours38226710.41156.8

Walking (days per week)Never82373128.6925.5<0.001
≤4 days1578112644.045226.9
5∼7 days183870227.4113667.6

Sleeping hours in weekdays (per week)<7 hours2594150558.8108964.8<0.001
≥7 hours1647105541.259235.2

Sleeping hours in weekends (per week)<7 hours1989118946.480047.60.465
≥7 hours2252137153.688152.4

Alcohol consumption (within 1 year)No experience88458422.830017.8<0.001
No drink within recent 1 year83453520.929917.8
≤4 times (months)2147121047.393755.7
≥5 times (months)3762319.01458.6

Smoking statusNever3933235792.1157693.80.091
Former smoker1621034.0593.5
Current smoker145993.9462.7

aAerobic activity adherence: 2.5-hour moderate intensity physical activity per week or 1.25-hour vigorous intensity physical activity per week. bMuscle strengthening exercises adherence: push-up, sit-up, dumbbell, or other types of muscle exercises more than 2 days during 1 week recently. OPA: occupational physical activity; LPA: leisure-time physical activity. ; .

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