Prevalence and socio-demographic correlates of physical activity levels among South African adults in Cape Town and Mount Frere communities in 2008-2009

@inproceedings{Malambo2016PrevalenceAS,
  title={Prevalence and socio-demographic correlates of physical activity levels among South African adults in Cape Town and Mount Frere communities in 2008-2009},
  author={Pasmore Malambo and Andre Pascal Kengne and Estelle Victoria Lambert and Anniza de Villiers and Thandi Rose Puoane},
  booktitle={Archives of public health = Archives belges de sante publique},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Physical activity has been linked to reduced risk of various cardiometabolic disease, cancer, and premature mortality. We investigated the prevalence and socio-demographic correlates of physical activity among adults in urban and rural communities in South Africa. Methods: This was a cross-sectional survey comprising 1733 adults aged ≥35 years from the Cape Town (urban) and Mount Frere (rural) sites of the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology study. Physical activity was assessed… CONTINUE READING
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