Self-reported exercise frequency and personality: a population-based study in Japan.

@article{Arai1998SelfreportedEF,
  title={Self-reported exercise frequency and personality: a population-based study in Japan.},
  author={Yumiko Arai and Shigeru Hisamichi},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  year={1998},
  volume={87 3 Pt 2},
  pages={1371-5}
}
This study of relationships between personality and exercise frequency was based on 22,448 residents (40 to 64 years old) in Miyagi, Japan. They completed the self-administered questionnaires on their exercise frequency and the Japanese version of the short form Eysenck Personality Questionnaire-Revised. Higher scores on Extraversion were positively related… CONTINUE READING