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Validation Studies of the Occupational Sitting and Physical Activity Questionnaire (OSPAQ)

Chau et al. 2012

See reference #119

Methods
Relation between Occupational Sitting and Physical Activity Questionnaire (OSPAQ) variables and 7 days of accelerometry (Spearman rho)
Sample
76 working adults, 61% female; 19 to 60+ years of age.
Summary Results
Correlations between Occupational Sitting and Physical Activity Questionnaire (OSPAQ) variables and accelerometer-measured activity intensity levels (minutes per workday)
OSPAQ minutes per workday spent: Accelerometer minutes per workday spent in: Spearman rho
Sitting Sedentary activity 0.65*
Standing Light intensity activity 0.49*
Walking Moderate intensity activity 0.29**
Doing heavy labor or physically
demanding tasks
Vigorous intensity activity n/a

* p < 0.01
** p < 0.05

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014