Physical environmental characteristics and individual interests as correlates of physical activity in Norwegian secondary schools: The health behaviour in school-aged children study

@article{Haug2008PhysicalEC,
  title={Physical environmental characteristics and individual interests as correlates of physical activity in Norwegian secondary schools: The health behaviour in school-aged children study},
  author={Ellen Haug and Torbj\orn Torsheim and Oddrun Samdal},
  journal={The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity},
  year={2008},
  volume={5},
  pages={47 - 47}
}
BACKGROUND The school has been identified as a key arena for physical activity promotion for young people. Effective change of physical activity behaviour requires identification of consistent and modifiable correlates. The study explores students' interests in school physical activity and facilities in the school environment and examines their associations with students' participation in physical activity during recess and their cross-level interaction effect. METHODS This cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING

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