Gender differences in leisure-time physical activity

  title={Gender differences in leisure-time physical activity},
  author={Mario Renato de Azevedo and Cora Lu{\'i}za Pavin Ara{\'u}jo and Felipe Fossati Reichert and Fernando Siqueira and Marcelo Cozzensa da Silva and Pedro Rodrigues Curi Hallal},
  journal={International Journal of Public Health},
  pages={8 - 15}
To explore the association between gender and leisure-time physical activity in a population-based sample of adults living in Brazil. To study a variety of variables possibly associated with physical activity levels. A multistage sampling of households was undertaken in Pelotas, a medium-sized Southern Brazilian city. Leisure-time physical activity was measured using the long version of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire. Data on potential predictors of leisure-time physical… CONTINUE READING
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