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Table 5 Classification of physically active individuals

From: Examining the factorial validity of the Quality of Life Scale

 Physically Active – Healthy (n = 151)Physically Active – Injured (n = 470)
Athlete Type20
 Competitive75 (49.7)290 (61.7)
 Recreational34 (22.5)63 (13.4)
 Occupational11 (7.3)55 (11.7)
 Activities of Daily Living25 (16.6)61 (13.0)
 Unknown6 (4.0)1 (0.2)
Sport
 Baseball6 (4.0)33 (7.0)
 Basketball10 (6.6)48 (10.2)
 Cheerleading1 (0.7)7 (1.5)
 Cross Country2 (1.3)3 (0.6)
 Football13 (8.6)32 (6.8)
 Racquet Sports3 (2.0)5 (1.1)
 Recreational Running9 (6.0)7 (1.5)
 Soccer17 (11.3)50 (10.6)
 Softball8 (5.3)41 (8.7)
 Swim and Dive1 (0.7)9 (1.9)
 Track and Field6 (4.0)47 (10.0)
 Volleyball3 (2.0)12 (2.6)
 Weight Lifting12 (7.9)22 (4.7)
 Other29 (19.2)82 (17.4)
 No Sport Participation24 (15.9)70 (14.9)
 Unknown7 (4.6)2 (0.4)
  1. Data given as number of individuals (% of total in sample)