Variable Description

Name
pub109
Label
a3 - frequency of childs participation in vigorous physical activity during past month
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9999 Consent withdrawn 0
0.00%
-9 Error check 0
0.00%
-8 Text response 0
0.00%
-7 Missing due to printing error 1
0.00%
-1 Missing 106
0.00%
1 none 83
1.35%
0.00%
2 less than once a week 220
3.58%
0.00%
3 1-3 times a week 3,282
53.41%
0.00%
4 4-6 times a week 1,696
27.60%
0.00%
5 daily 864
14.06%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
6145 107 1 5 3.49

Representation

Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

A3

6 questions before...

What is your daughter's weight (without shoes)? ... stones ... pounds OR ... kilos

Please fill in using kilos or stones.

Stones
Pounds in stone
Kilograms

In the past month, what was the average number of times that your daughter participated in vigorous physical activity (such as running, dance, gymnastics, netball, swimming or aerobics)?

1
none
2
less than once a week
3
1-3 times a week
4
4-6 times a week
5
daily

Has your daughter started her menstrual periods yet?

1
yes
2
no
35 questions after...
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A3

6 questions before...

What is your son's weight (without shoes)? ... stones ... pounds OR ... kilos

Please fill in using kilos or stones.

Stones
Pounds in stone
Kilograms

In the past month, what was the average number of times your son participated in vigorous physical activity (such as running, gymnastics, football, swimming, athletics)?

1
none
2
less than once a week
3
1-3 times a week
4
4-6 times a week
5
daily
We would like to assess the stage of your son's physical development using the drawings on the next pages. These indicate various stages of puberty commonly used by doctors to assess the growth and development of boys.
21 questions after...
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Lineage

  • ALSPAC Growing and Changing 1 Dataset - pub109
    a3 - frequency of childs participation in vigorous physical activity during past month
    • In the past month, what was the average number of times that your daughter participated in vigorous physical activity (such as running, dance, gymnastics, netball, swimming or aerobics)?
    • In the past month, what was the average number of times your son participated in vigorous physical activity (such as running, gymnastics, football, swimming, athletics)?