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Table 5 Spearman correlations between parent report measures of child physical activity, screen time and sleep, and accelerometer measured children’s movement behaviors

From: Psychometric properties of instruments to measure parenting practices and children’s movement behaviors in low-income families from Brazil

   Weekdays (Spearman rho)
Sedentary time Energetic play Total movement Sleep
Physical activity T1 -0.37 0.39 0.46 0.14
T2 -0.33 0.40 0.40 0.14
Screen time T1 0.21 -0.27 -0.32 -0.12
T2 0.26 -0.42 -0.40 -0.15
Sleep T1 -0.30 0.19 0.19 0.29
T2 -0.20 0.16 0.13 0.22
  Weekend Days (Spearman rho)
Physical activity T1 -0.23 0.29 0.29 0.07
T2 -0.23 0.30 0.33 0.07
Screen time T1 0.25 -0.29 -0.29 0.04
T2 0.20 -0.26 -0.25 -0.01
Sleep T1 0.13 0.06 0.10 -0.01
T2 0.12 0.02 0.14 -0.05
  Average of Weekday and Weekend Day (Spearman rho)
Physical activity T1 -0.31 0.39 0.44 0.05
T2 -0.30 0.39 0.41 0.07
Screen time T1 0.26 -0.37 -0.39 -0.11
T2 0.24 -0.41 -0.41 -0.14
Sleep T1 -0.11 0.18 0.16 0.15
T2 -0.03 0.11 0.12 0.07
  1. Legend: In bold type = p ≤ 0.05; T1 = Time 1; T2 = Time 2