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Table 2 Impact of lockdown on lifestyle according to age group

From: Sleep quality and anxiety symptoms in Egyptian children and adolescents during COVID-19 pandemic lockdown

Lifestyle parameters Total no (%) Age groups Chi-square p value
(4–6 years) no (%) (6–1 years) no (%) (12–16 years) no (%)
Follow restrict quarantine measures
Follow strict quarantine measures 505
66.0%
143
67.8%
291
66.1%
71
62.3%
0.142 0.931
Do not follow quarantine measures 260
34.0%
68
32.2%
149
33.9%
43
37.7%
  
Understanding safety measures
Yes 647
84.6%
155
73.5%
391
88.9%
101
88.6%
27.600 0.001**
No 118
15.4%
56
26.5%
49
11.1%
13
11.4%
  
Talking about COVID-19       
Yes 623
81.4%
142
67.3%
384
87.3%
97
85.1%
38.819 < 0.001**
No 142
18.6
69
32.7%
56
12.7%
17
14.9%
  
Follow news of COVID-19
Does not care 204
26.7%
105
49.8%
78
17.7%
21
18.4%
166.045 < 0.001**
Social media and internet 81
10.5%
5
2.4%
35
8.0%
41
36.0%
  
Mass media 64
8.4%
15
7.1%
45
10.2%
4
3.5%
  
Family members 266
34.8%
61
28.9%
175
39.8%
30
26.3%
  
More than one 150
19.6%
25
11.8%
107
24.3%
18
15.8%
  
Extra screen time
Yes 724
94.6%
191
90.5%
423
96.1%
110
96.5%
6.078 0.048*
No 41
5.4%
20
9.5%
17
3.9%
4
3.5%
  
  1. P: Sig. (2-tailed), * significant at the 0.05 level, ** highly significant at the < 0.001**level