Table 2

Nutritional intake and leisure time activities of study participants
All Girls Boys
OW NW All OW NW All OW NW
n 94 51 78 54 24 67 40 27
Energy (kcal/d) 1876 ± 418 1934 ± 490 1792 ± 366 1786 ± 330 1806 ± 445 2017 ± 495a 1997 ± 492 2048 ± 507
Carbohydrate (g/d) 231 ± 57 248 ± 66 225 ± 50 223 ± 49 228 ± 52 252 ± 68a 243 ± 64 265 ± 72b
Protein (g/d) 62.7 ± 17.1 59.4 ± 19.3 57.7 ± 16.5 59.1 ± 15.6 54.4 ± 18.2 66.0 ± 18.6a 67.5 ± 18.1c 63.8 ± 19.5
Fat (g/d) 77.0 ± 23.1 77.4 ± 26.6 72.4 ± 21.2 71.8 ± 18.7 73.9 ± 26.6 82.6 ± 26.6a 84.0 ± 26.7 80.6 ± 26.8
Sportive activities (h/week) 14.1 ± 7.8 14.3 ± 7.1 14.2 ± 7.9 14.2 ± 8.0 14.1 ± 7.7 14.2 ± 7.2 14.0 ± 7.7 14.5 ± 6.7
Sedentary activities (h/week) 22.4 ± 12.0 17.0 ± 10.5d 22.2 ± 11.8 23.4 ± 11.8 19.4 ± 11.5 18.6 ± 11.5a 21.2 ± 12.3 14.8 ± 9.1e

Values are means ± SD. ap < 0.05 in comparison to all girls. bp < 0.05 in comparison to normal weight girls. cp < 0.05 in comparison to OW girls. dp < 0.05 in comparison to all OW children. ep < 0.05 in comparison to OW boys. OW, overweight, NW, normal weight.

Maier et al.

Maier et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:14   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-14

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