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Table 1 Participant characteristics (mean (SD)) for males and females across each decade of life

From: Is the 10 metre walk test on sloped surfaces associated with age and physical activity in healthy adults?

Group Age WHtR RHR PAI GPAQ
20–29 (15:15) 22 (2) 0.44 (0.05) 70 (9) 6.69 (3.41) 2601 (1871)
30–39 (15:15) 34 (3) 0.48 (0.05) 73 (14) 4.44 (4.20) 2354 (2464)
40–49 (15:15) 44 (2) 0.53 (0.07) 71 (9) 5.08 (4.19) 2636 (2300)
50–59 (15:15) 55 (2) 0.52 (0.05) 72 (8) 3.10 (3.46) 2558 (3579)
60–69 (15:16) 63 (2) 0.53 (0.09) 65 (9) 3.90 (2.90) 1599 (1907)
70–80 (15:15) 73 (2) 0.56 (0.08) 69 (11) 3.10 (3) 1769 (2602)
  1. Measures are provided for each group (age range in years (ratio of males to females)) across the lifespan including the waist-to-height ratio (WHtR), resting heart rate (RHR) (beats.min− 1) and scores for the Physical Activity Index (PAI) and Global Physical Activity Questionnaire (GPAQ) (Metabolic Equivalent minutes)