Table 3

Associations of reallocating 30 min of physical behaviors on glycemia for men and women

β95% CIβ95% CI
Fasting glucose (mmol/L)Men (n=372)Women (n=301)
From sitting/lying to:Sleep−0.106−0.561 to 0.348−0.435−0.956 to 0.085
Standing−0.317−0.270 to 0.5340.5470.908 to −0.187
LPA−0.062−0.528 to 0.0400.7901.553 to −0.028
MVPA1.2542.148 to −0.3590.389−1.287 to 2.064
From standing to:Sleep−0.238−0.810 to 0.3330.112−0.458 to 0.681
Sitting/lying−0.132−0.534 to 0.2700.5470.187 to 0.908
LPA−0.194−0.781 to 0.392−0.242−1.114 to 0.629
MVPA1.3862.338 to −0.4330.937−0.795 to 2.667
From LPA to:Sleep−0.044−0.583 to 0.4940.355−0.510 to 1.220
Sitting/lying0.062−0.404 to 0.5290.7900.028 to 1.553
Standing0.194−0.392 to 0.7810.242−0.629 to 1.114
MVPA1.1912.243 to −0.1391.179−0.868 to 3.227
From MVPA to:Sleep1.1470.177 to 2.117−0.824−2.620 to 0.971
Sitting/lying1.2540.359 to 2.148−0.389−2.065 to 1.286
Standing1.3850.433 to 2.338−0.936−2.669 to 0.795
LPA1.1910.139 to 2.243−1.179−3.227 to 0.868
2-hour glucose (mmol/L)Men (n=371)Women (n=298)
From sitting/lying to:Sleep−1.297−2.325 to −0.269−1.198−2.253 to 0.126
Standing1.3852.293 to −0.476−0.877−1.791 to 0.035
LPA0.199−0.854 to 1.253−1.203−3.134 to 0.726
MVPA3.2615.289 to −1.2321.102−3.147 to 5.349
From standing to:Sleep0.087−1.204 to 1.380−0.320−1.768 to 1.127
Sitting/lying1.3850.476 to 2.2930.877−0.035 to 1.791
LPA1.5840.259 to 2.909−0.325−2.534 to 1.882
MVPA−1.875−4.033 to 0.2821.980−2.415 to 6.376
From LPA to:Sleep−1.496−2.838 to −0.2790.005−2.190 to 2.201
Sitting/lying−0.199−1.253 to 0.8541.203−0.726 to 3.134
Standing1.5842.909 to −0.2590.325−1.882 to 2.534
MVPA3.4605.845 to −1.0752.306−2.882 to 7.494
From MVPA to:Sleep1.963−0.237 to 4.165−2.300−6.864 to 2.262
Sitting/lying3.2611.232 to 5.289−1.102−5.351 to 3.147
Standing1.875−0.282 to 4.033−1.980−6.376 to 2.415
LPA3.4601.075 to 5.845−2.306−7.494 to 2.882
  • Models are adjusted for age, HIV status, education, asset category, and employment; bold represents significant associations.

  • LPA, light intensity physical activity; MVPA, moderate-to-vigorous intensity physical activity.