Sociocultural correlates of physical activity in children and adolescents: findings from the Danish arm of the European Youth Heart study.

@article{McMinn2008SocioculturalCO,
  title={Sociocultural correlates of physical activity in children and adolescents: findings from the Danish arm of the European Youth Heart study.},
  author={Alison M. McMinn and Esther M F van Sluijs and Neils Wedderkopp and Karsten Froberg and Simon J Griffin},
  journal={Pediatric exercise science},
  year={2008},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={319-32}
}
Cross-sectional associations between sociocultural factors and objectively-measured physical activity in a sample of 397 children (aged 9) and 213 adolescents (aged 15) were investigated. Associations with children's physical activity were found for mothers' physical activity (Beta = 80, p < .01), parental participation (Beta = 67, p = .01), mother's age… CONTINUE READING