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Table 2 Distribution of participants according to physical activity level assessed by the GPAQ and pedometer (n = 320)

From: Correlation between pedometer and the Global Physical Activity Questionnaire on physical activity measurement in office workers

  Pedometer Total n (%)
GPAQ Inactive n (%) Moderately active n (%) Highly active n (%)
Inactive 15 (4.7)a 129 (40.3)b 49 (15.3)b 193 (60.3)
Moderately active 3 (0.9)c 56 (17.5)a 31 (9.7)b 90 (28.1)
Highly active 2 (0.6)c 25 (7.8)c 10 (3.1)a 37 (15.2)
Total 20 (6.2) 210 (65.6) 90 (28.1) 320 (100)
  1. Abbreviation: GPAQ, the Global Physical Activity Questionnaire. aPedometer as the criterion for comparison: correct estimator, bPedometer as the criterion for comparison: under-estimator, cPedometer the criterion for comparison: over-estimator.