Using a Betabinomial distribution to estimate the prevalence of adherence to physical activity guidelines among children and youth

Articles and reports: 82-003-X201600414489

Description:

Using accelerometry data for children and youth aged 3 to 17 from the Canadian Health Measures Survey, the probability of adherence to physical activity guidelines is estimated using a conditional probability, given the number of active and inactive days distributed as a Betabinomial.

Issue Number: 2016004
Author(s): Garriguet, Didier

Main Product: Health Reports

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