Habits and behaviours related to the health in adolescents during their leisure time
- Gil Madrona, P. - Prieto Ayuso, A. - Silva, S.A.D.S. - Serra Olivares, J. - Jurado, M.Á.A. - Díaz Suárez, A.
- Datos de publicación:
- Anales de Psicología, Vol.35, N°1, 140-147, 2019
- Ocio - Actividad física - Consumo de alcohol - Consumo de tabaco - Adolescentes
- Psicología 
- This research attempts to determine which are the common practices related to the participation in sport and physical activities within the consumption of harmful substances in adolescents. A descriptive, cor-relational and transversal design was performed. A total of 1,140 subjects participated in the study (Mean age: 18.75 ± 6.35 years old; gender: male 46.7%, female 53.3%), of wich 790 were undergraduates and 350 non-undergraduates from the autonomous community of Castilla-La Mancha (Spain). It was used the Evaluation Questionnaire of the Habits related to the Health (Gil-Madrona, González-Víllora, Pastor-Vicedo, & Fernández-Bustos, 2010). Descriptive analysis revealed that a high percentage of adolescents do not practice sport regularly. The differential analysis showed significant statistical values which relates the sport habit with the tobacco, alcohol and/or drugs consumption. It was concluded that the design and development of programmes which foster physical activity are a need