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Table 3 Distribution (%) of weekly PA according to current asthma for participating boys and girls

From: Associations of physical activity with childhood asthma, a population study based on the WHO - health behaviour in school-aged children survey

PA (h per wk.) Boys (n) Girls (n) P a
Low (0–1) 16.4 (26) 27.2 (47) = 0.296
Mod (2–3) 28.3 (45) 36.4 (63) = 0.509
High (4–7+) 55.4 (88) 36.4 (63) = 0.749
P b = 0.025 = 0.229  
  1. H Hour/s, Mod Moderate, N Number, P Probability of difference (Pearson chi2) between (a) genders, (b) PA categories, PA Physical activity, Wk Week
  2. Overall Pearson chi2: P = 0.002