Table 4

Proportion of participants meeting New Zealand physical activity guideline cut-offs as measured by the ActiGraph, NZPAQ-LF and IPAQ-LF

ActiGraphNZPAQIPAQ
n≥30 min most days≥150 min over week≥30 min most days≥150 min over week≥30 min most days≥150 min over week
Total64458378*97*75*88
Age (years)
 18–3533367985*97*79*91
 36–50195895841007989
 51–6512507550925875
Gender
 Male284682649379*89
 Female36448389*10072*86
  • Data are percentages of participants in each subgroup meeting the New Zealand physical activity guideline cut-offs of ≥30 min most days (accumulate at least 30 min of physical activity on 5 out of 7 days of the week) and ≥150 min over week (accumulate at least 150 min of physical activity over the week).

  • * significantly different from ActiGraph at 0.05 level.