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Table 2 IPAQ categorical scores and sexual dysfunction in all males, Europids and South Asians

From: The association between physical activity and sexual dysfunction in patients with diabetes mellitus of European and South Asian origin: The Oxford Sexual Dysfunction Study

  Percentage (95 % CI)
Erectile dysfunction p value Premature ejaculation p value Libido p value
Absent Present Absent Present Normal Reduced
All males
 Highly active 53.7 (44.4–62.7) 37.9 (32.5–43.6) <0.01 44.7 (39.1–50.4) 38.5 (29.1–48.5) 0.304 43.4 (37.9–48.9) 40.4 (31.1–50.2) 0.654
 Moderately active 31.7 (23.6–40.7) 39.2 (33.8–44.9) 0.153 35.5 (30.2–41.0) 40.4 (30.9–50.5) 0.411 36.5 (31.3–42.0) 38.5 (29.4–48.3) 0.732
 Inactive 14.6 (8.9–22.1) 22.8 (18.3–27.9) 0.065 19.8 (15.5–24.7) 21.2 (13.8–30.3) 0.779 20.1 (15.9–24.9) 21.1 (13.9–29.9) 0.891
Europids
 Highly active 57.3 (46.4–67.7) 40.2 (33.2–47.6) <0.01 47.7 (40.9–54.6) 40.4 (27.0–54.9) 0.358 47.6 (40.7–54.6) 39.7 (28.0–52.3) 0.266
 Moderately active 28.1 (19.1–38.6) 36.0 (29.1–43.3) 0.221 31.9 (25.8–38.6) 40.4 (27.0–54.9) 0.256 31.4 (25.2–38.2) 39.7 (28.0–52.3) 0.237
 Inactive 14.6 (8.0–23.7) 23.8 (17.9–30.6) 0.084 20.4 (15.2–26.4) 19.2 (9.6–32.5) 0.924 21.0 (15.7–27.1) 20.6 (11.7–32.1) 0.932
South Asians
 Highly active 44.1 (27.2–62.1) 34.1 (26.1–43.6) 0.319 38.1 (28.5–48.6) 36.5 (23.6–51.0) 0.861 35.4 (26.6–44.9) 41.5 (26.3–57.9) 0.572
 Moderately active 41.2 (24.6–59.3) 44.3 (35.3–53.6) 0.846 43.3 (33.3–53.8) 40.4 (27.0–54.9) 0.862 46.0 (36.6–55.6) 36.6 (22.1–53.1) 0.359
 Inactive 14.7 (5.0–31.1) 21.3 (14.4–29.6) 0.473 18.6 (11.4–27.7) 23.1 (12.5–36.8) 0.526 18.6 (11.9–27.0) 22.0 (10.6–37.6) 0.650