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Table 3 Physical activity level, screen time, breakfast eating frequency, intake of sugar-sweetened soda, fruits and vegetables

From: Gender-related differences in cardiometabolic risk factors and lifestyle behaviors in treatment-seeking adolescents with severe obesity

  Boys, n (%) Girls, n (%) P-value
Physical activity level    0.704
 Low 46 (36) 42 (31)  
 Moderate 72 (56) 82 (61)  
 High 10 (8) 10 (8)  
Screen time    0.032
 Low 11 (8) 15 (11)  
 Moderate 38 (29) 57 (42)  
 High 82 (63) 63 (47)  
Breakfast eating    0.023
 Skipping regularly 21 (17) 36 (28)  
 Sometimes 25 (20) 33 (25)  
 Regularly 81 (64) 62 (47)  
Sugar-sweetened soda    0.036
 Low 27 (22) 44 (34)  
 Moderate 56 (46) 59 (46)  
 High 38 (31) 25 (20)  
Fruits and berries    0.179
 Low 28 (23) 18 (14)  
 Moderate 62 (50) 65 (51)  
 High 34 (27) 44 (35)  
Vegetables    0.011
 Low 31 (24) 14 (11)  
 Moderate 73 (58) 81 (63)  
 High 23 (18) 34 (26)  
  1. Fisher’s exact test