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Table 4 Multivariate adjusted mean and SE of HDL-, LDL-, and total cholesterol, and triglycerides across increasing sedentary and PA time categories in ORISCAV-LUX, in normal weight participants (BMI <25 kg/m2, n = 589)

From: Physical activity, sedentary behavior time and lipid levels in the Observation of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Luxembourg study

Lipid outcomea Modelb Screen time (day off) R 2 p linear
   ≤1 hour/day 13.9 % >1-4 hours/day 48.7 % ≥4 hours/day 37.3 %   
   M SE M SE M SE   
HDL-cholesterol Basic 70.0 1.7 67.8 0.9 66.3 1.1 0.19 0.07
  Extended 70.2 1.8 68.1 0.9 66.7 1.3 0.23 0.12
LDL-cholesterol Basic 109.1* 3.2 112.9 1.7 118.4 2.2 0.20 0.020
  Extended 110.0* 3.5 114.0 1.9 119.3 2.5 0.23 0.036
Total cholesterol Basic 188.6* 3.8 190.8* 2.0 198.1 2.5 0.22 0.039
  Extended 190.2 4.0 192.3 2.1 198.6 2.9 0.26 0.10
Triglycerides Basic 76.7* 4.8 81.0* 2.5 97.9 3.2 0.07 <0.001
  Extended 77.3* 5.0 82.3* 2.7 96.7 3.5 0.11 0.002
  1. *significantly different from ≥ 4 hours/day group, p < 0.05
  2. Basic: age, education, gender
  3. Extended: Basic + income, profession, total PA (mins/wk), carbohydrate as % of total enery intake, protein as % of total energy intake, saturated fat as % of total energy intake, alcohol, smoking