Perceived Physical Activity and Mortality: Evidence From Three Nationally Representative U.S. Samples

@article{Zahrt2017PerceivedPA,
  title={Perceived Physical Activity and Mortality: Evidence From Three Nationally Representative U.S. Samples},
  author={Octavia H. Zahrt and A. Crum},
  journal={Health Psychology},
  year={2017},
  volume={36},
  pages={1017–1025}
}
Objective: This research sought to examine the relationship of individuals’ perceptions about their level of physical activity with mortality outcomes at the population level. Method: This study used 3 nationally representative samples with a total sample size of 61,141 U.S. adults (weighted N = 476 million). Data from the 1990 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) and the 1999–2002/2003–2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) were linked to prospective National Death… Expand
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