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Table 1 Characteristics according to physical activity

From: Attitude and practice of physical activity and social problem-solving ability among university students

Characteristic Total Physical activity P value
Do not exercise Exercise but not regularly Exercise regularly
And never think about doing so But intend to start Try to exercise
No. of subjects 185 20 43 55 35 32  
Age in years (%)
 18 34.6 30.0 23.3 34.5 48.6 37.5 0.44
 19 42.2 50.0 53.5 38.2 31.4 40.6
 20 18.9 15.0 16.3 21.8 17.1 21.9
 21 3.2 5.0 2.3 5.5 2.9 0.0
 22 1.1 0.0 4.7 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sex (%)
 Men 35.7 20.0 20.9 34.5 48.6 53.1 0.01
 Women 64.3 80.0 79.1 65.5 51.4 46.9
Living alone (%)
 Yes 43.2 50.0 48.8 40.0 40.0 40.6 0.85
 No 56.8 50.0 51.2 60.0 60.0 59.4
  1. P values were calculated using a chi-square test