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Table 2 Partial correlations of physical activity in intensity categories with body composition and physical function

From: Associations of physical activity in detailed intensity ranges with body composition and physical function. a cross-sectional study among sedentary older adults

 Sedentary activityLight activityModerate-to-vigorous activity
 Model 1Model 1Model 2Model 1Model 3
Fat percenta0.251***−0.360***−0.281***−0.384***− 0.312***
Appendicular lean massa0.006−0.014−0.0180.0100.015
6-min walk−0.170**0.279***0.168**0.465***0.418***
10-m walk−0.1010.203**0.122*0.315***0.273***
SPPB−0.0280.145**0.0860.220***0.188**
  1. Note
  2. Abbreviations: 6-min walk = distance walked in 6 mins; 10-m walk = maximal walking speed over 10 m; SPPB Short Physical Performance Battery
  3. Model 1: Controlled for sex and age
  4. Model 2: Controlled for sex, age and moderate-to-vigorous activity
  5. Model 3: Controlled for sex, age, and light activity
  6. aMissing n = 1
  7. *p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001