Table 1

Scores of pregnant women’s PA barriers and its constructs (n=300)

Constructs of PA barriersAverage score ±SDAverage % of total score ±SD
The total score30.72±5.8145.43±14.9
Time expenditure6.85±1.6242.77±18.04
Physical exertion physical exertion4.73±1.3245.50±22.08
Family discouragement5.04±1.4950.72±24.99
Exercise milieu14.09±2.9144.98±16.21
  • PA, physical activity.