Table 3—

HbA1c by components of LTPA for patients without complications

ComponentWomenMen
Intensity
    Low8.8 ± 1.4* (21)8.1 ± 0.9 (21)
    Moderate8.1 ± 1.2 (66)8.2 ± 1.4 (43)
    High8.4 ± 1.7 (13)8.2 ± 1.5 (36)
    P0.0120.724
Frequency
    <1 time/week9.0 ± 1.4 (16)8.3 ± 1.0 (26)
    1–2 times/week8.4 ± 1.3 (23)8.3 ± 1.1 (30)
    >2 times/week8.2 ± 1.3 (61)8.1 ± 1.7 (44)§
    P0.0080.425
Duration
    <3 h/week8.5 ± 1.4 (36)8.3 ± 1.3 (42)
    3–6 h/week8.3 ± 1.4 (31)8.1 ± 1.5 (32)
    >6 h/week8.1 ± 1.3 (33)8.1 ± 1.2 (26)
    P0.1560.173
  • Data are means ± SD (%); n = 624. Percentages represent distribution of corresponding level of component of LTPA within each sex.

  • *

    * P = 0.001 vs. moderate intensity;

  • P = 0.001 vs. women with high LTPA intensity;

  • P = 0.002 vs. >2 times/week;

  • §

    § P = 0.001 vs. women with LTPA frequency >2 times/week;

  • P = 0.037 vs. women with LTPA duration >6 h/week.