TABLE 3

Physical Activity and BMI Among Young Adults With or Without Children From Project EAT-III

WomenMen
Parents (N = 100)Nonparents (N = 738)PParents (N = 49)Nonparents (N = 633)P
Physical activity
    Total physical activity, h/wk4.665.72.058.349.95.10
    MVPA, h/wk2.363.19.0025.336.89.01
BMI26.525.6.0125.024.8.472
  • All models were weighted and adjusted for race, SES, age, and time 2 of the outcome. Parents lived with their children at time 3, had a child 5 years of age or older, and were not parents at time 2.