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Does Education Level Differentiate Adults’ Attitudes Towards Physical Activity during COVID-19 Pandemic? A Preliminary Study
Evangelos Bebetsos 1 * , Christos Konstantinidis 1
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1 Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, GREECE
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Aquademia, 2021 - Volume 5 Issue 2, Article No: ep21009
https://doi.org/10.21601/aquademia/10965

Published Online: 28 May 2021

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ABSTRACT
According to the World Health Organization, the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic raises concerns about increased panic and increased anxiety in people who are trapped in either a real or a theoretical Coronavirus threat. The aim of this preliminary study was to investigate the contribution of education level in predicting Physical Activity’s attitudes and intention of adults during a Pandemic. The sample consisted of 904 people, 417 men and 487 women, aged 18-70 years. The participants completed the Greek version of the “Theory of Planned Behavior” questionnaire. Analyzes indicated that higher education level increases people’s attitudes towards PA and during COVID-19. Overall, education level is a valued factor and it seems to accompany relatively stronger intentions even during life threatening conditions.
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