Investigation of Physical Activity Levels of Physical Education and Sports School Students


Mehmet YILDIRIM

Abstract


The aim of this research is to determine the physical activity levels of physical education and sports school students and to examine the physical activity levels according to some demographic characteristics. The objective of the research is composed of 480 students who are studying different programs in Bozok University Physical Education and Sports School in 2017-2018 academic year. The sample of the research is composed of 300 students’ determined random sampling method among the students studying in Bozok University Physical Education and Sports School in 2017-2018 academic year. Demographic information about the students in the survey was obtained with the personal information form and information about the level of participation in physical activity by the International Physical Activity Scale (Short form). Frequency, percentage, cross tables, Chi-Square and ANOVA tests were used in the analysis of the data. As a result of the analyzes; statistically significant differences were found between physical activity levels according to gender, body mass index, education department, sports branch and cigarette use variables (p<.05).

Keywords


Physical activity, University, Student.

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Title

Investigation of Physical Activity Levels of Physical Education and Sports School Students

Keywords

Physical activity, University, Student.

DOI

10.20448/journal.522.2018.44.347.355

Date

2018-07-31

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Asian Journal of Education and Training
Vol 4, No 4 (2018) Page: 347-355

Online ISSN

2519-5387

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Mehmet YILDIRIM
University of Yozgat Bozok, School of Physical Education and Sports, Yozgat
Turkey


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