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Sweden IPAQ Validation Study 2001-2002

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General Info
Geography 
Sweden (SWE)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
09/2001 - 11/2002
Series or system 
Sweden IPAQ Validation Study
Data type
Survey:
  • Individual
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

This nationally-representative study was conducted to assess the validity of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ). Participants were instructed to wear an accelerometer to measure physical activity for a period of several days; these measured results were compared to the self-reported physical activity documented through self-report using the IPAQ. 

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Citation
Suggested citation 

Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institute. Sweden IPAQ Validation Study 2001-2002.