Table 3. Compliance of MVPA Recommendations and Accumulation Patterns of MVPA During School, PE, and Afterschool PA Program.
During school hours(450 mins/day) During PE(45 mins/day) During Afterschool PA program(40 mins/day)
% of monitoring days meeting the recommendations
≥50% of MVPA - 20.8 (0.02) 59.6 (0.03)
≥30-min of MVPA 69.5 (0.03) - -
Accumulation patterns of MVPA
≥5-min bouts
Average mean (SE) * 0.9 (0.1) 0.49 (0.04) 1.0 (0.1) #
Highest mean (SD) 1.9 (1.4) 1.21 (0.95) 1.92 (0.9) #
Highest median 2 1 2
≥10-min bouts
Average mean (SE) * 0.2 (0.03) 0.10 (0.02) 0.2 (0.03)§
Highest mean (SD) 0.6 (0.7) 0.35 (0.53) 0.7 (0.6)§
Highest median 0 0 1
≥15-min bouts
Average mean (SE) * 0.03 (0.01) 0.02 (0.01) 0.1 (0.02) #
Highest mean (SD) 0.2 (0.4) 0.1 (0.3) 0.3 (0.5) #
Highest median 0 0 0
PA = physical activity; PE = physical education; MVPA = moderate and vigorous intensity physical activity
*average number of continuous bouts of MVPA across all monitoring days within each individual
average of highest number of continuous bouts of MVPA for each individual
median of highest number of continuous bouts of MVPA observed within each time block
§ significantly different from PE hours (p < 0.001)