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Table 2 Energy balance-related behaviours of parents participating in the test-retest reliability and construct validity study

From: Test-retest reliability and construct validity of the ENERGY-parent questionnaire on parenting practices, energy balance-related behaviours and their potential behavioural determinants: the ENERGY-project

  All Belgium Greece Hungary Netherlands Norway Spain
TEST-RETEST RELIABILITY STUDY n = 316 n = 70 n = 56 n = 50 n = 52 n = 39 n = 49
Soft drink consumption (ml/day) 77 (21 – 266) 71 (24 – 249) 36 (18 – 154) 202 (36 – 463) 59 (0 – 306) 71 (18 – 214) 83 (41 – 283)
Fruit juice consumption (ml/day) 107 (36 – 250) 71 (31 – 201) 107 (37 – 384) 83 (46 – 268) 107 (18 – 549) 107 (31 – 214) 124 (36 – 458)
Breakfast consumption (days/week) 7.0 (6. 0 – 7.0) 7.0 (7.0 – 7.0) 5.0 (1.0 – 7.0) 7.0 (5.0 – 7.0) 7.0 (6.3 – 7.0) 7.0 (7.0 – 7.0) 7.0 (7.0 – 7.0)
Cycling to/from work (min/day) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 5.7) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0)
Walking to/from work (min/day) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 5.2) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 4.8)
Sports (min/day) 25.7 (2.1 – 38.6) 25.7 (8.6 – 36.4) 15.0 (0.0 – 28.9) 17.1 (8.6 – 25.7) 25.7 (1.1 – 42.9) 34.3 (25.7 – 51.4) 25.7 (2.1 – 38.6)
Watching TV (min/day) 100.7 (60.0 – 154.3) 81.4 (60.0 – 120.0) 96.4 (48.2 – 148.9) 115.7 (68.6 – 180.0) 98.6 (47.1 – 141.4) 162.9 (128.6 – 188.6) 85.7 (64.3 – 127.5)
Computer usage (min/day) 30.0 (8.6 – 60.0) 30.0 (17.1 – 38.6) 30.0 (0.0 – 55.7) 21.4 (0.0 – 53.6) 34.3 (21.4 – 60.0) 30.0 (8.6 – 68.6) 30.0 (8.6 – 68.6)
CONSTRUCT VALIDITY STUDY n = 109 n = 20 n = 20 n = 20 n = 20 n = 20 n = 9
Soft drink consumption (ml/day) 71 (36 – 214) 107 (36 – 240) 59 (36 – 174) 119 (41 – 717) 18 (0 – 214) 107 (36 – 154) 94 (40 – 222)
Fruit juice consumption (ml/day) 107 (18 – 250) 74 (18 – 250) 214 (107 – 250) 83 (19 – 506) 36 (4 – 107) 107 (22 – 241) 179 (40 – 250)
Breakfast consumption (days/week) 7.0 (7.0 – 7.0) 7.0 (7.0 -7.0) 7.0 (5.3 – 7.0) 4.5 (1.3 – 7.0) 7.0 (7.0 – 7.0) 7.0 (7.0 – 7.0) 7.0 (7.0 – 7.0)
Cycling to/from work (min/day) 0.0 (0.0 – 4.7) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 6.8) 1.3 (0.0 – 6.0) 7.9 (0.0 – 10.4) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0)
Walking to/from work (min/day) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.5) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 3.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 3.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.0) 0.0 (0.0 – 0.5) 2.1 (0.0 – 8.0)
Sports (min/day) 25.7 (17.1 – 42.9) 25.7 (17.1 – 51.4) 42.9 (21.4 – 60.0) 12.9 (8.6 – 27.9) 17.1 (8.6 – 40.7) 34.3 (25.7 – 42.9) 25.7 (17.1 – 51.4)
Watching TV (min/day) 96.4 (60.0 – 137.1) 111.4 (60.0 – 150.0) 132.9 (67.5 – 157.5) 81.4 (42.9 – 132.9) 120.0 (70.7 – 143.6) 83.6 (47.1 – 98.6) 85.7 (55.7 – 113.6)
Computer usage (min/day) 30.0 (8.6 – 60.0) 30.0 (8.6 – 38.6) 70.7 (21.4 – 160.7) 15.0 (0.0 – 39.6) 38.6 (23.6 – 77.1) 30.0 (30.0 – 38.6) 30.0 (0.0 – 36.4)
  1. All values are medians (25th – 75th percentiles).