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Table 4 Physical fitness category based on total physical activity standard score stratified by gender

From: Relationship between breakfast consumption, BMI status and physical fitness of Ghanaian school-aged children

Fitness category Total
n (%)
Boys
n (%)
Girls
n (%)
P-value
n (%)
Excellent 99 (22.6) 54 (25.4) 45 (20.0) 0.019*
Very good 100 (22.8) 43 (20.2) 57 (25.3)
Average 69 (15.8) 24 (11.2) 45 (20.0)
Poor 170 (38.8) 92 (43.2) 78 (34.7)
Total 438 213 225  
  1. *denotes statistical significance. Standard scores refer to physical fitness standard cut-offs for Japanese children