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Table 3 PAQ-A and CDI scores by type of school, sex, level of adolescence and class of study

From: Depression and physical activity in a sample of nigerian adolescents: levels, relationships and predictors

  Mean CDI Mean PAQ-A
Type of school   
Private (n = 500) 14.2 ±3.5 1.6 ± 0.3
Public (n = 600) 11. 6 ± 4.1 2.8 ± 0.7
t 11.1847 35.6959
p value <0.0001 <0.0001
Sex   
Males (n = 538) 8.8 ± 3.9 3.6 ± 0.6
Females (n = 562) 13.5 ± 6.7 1.4 ± 0.4
t 14.1386 71.8344
p value <0.0001 <0.0001
Level of adolescence   
Younger adolescents (n = 688) 9.3 ± 3. 2 3.1 ± 0.8
Older adolescents (n = 412) 12.1 ± 5.4 2.2 ± 0.5
t 10.7995 20.555
p value <0.0001 <0.0001
Class level   
SS1 (n = 347) 7.3 ± 2.2 2.4 ± 0.3
SS2 (n = 691) 9.7 ± 3.8 2.4 ± 0.4
SS3 (n = 62) 12.6 ± 4.5 1.8 ± 0.2
F 90.8591 80.2367
p values <0.0001 0.003
  1. SS = Senior Secondary.