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Table 3 Adjusted health-related quality of life measures in subjects who have lower and higher levels of physical activity. Values are means (SD).

From: Physical activity is related to quality of life in older adults

Variables Lower Physical Activity Group (n = 50) Higher Physical Activity Group (n = 62) Test Statistic* P Value
Physical Function 68 (21) 82 (20) 4.90 0.029
Role-Physical 61 (36) 83 (34) 5.40 0.022
Role-Emotional 75 (33) 89 (31) 3.17 0.078
Vitality 59 (16) 74 (15) 11.44 < 0.001
Mental Health 78 (14) 83 (13) 2.72 0.102
Social Function 83 (19) 92 (18) 4.32 0.040
Bodily Pain 66 (23) 83 (22) 11.44 < 0.001
General Health 65 (16) 73 (15) 2.61 0.109
  1. Values were adjusted for gender and hypertension. * t-scores.