Vol. 22 Núm. 88 (2022): Revista Internacional de Medicina y Ciencias de la Actividad Física y el Deporte
Área 17. OTRAS (Actividad Física y Salud)

Actividad física en mujeres jóvenes chilenas durante el confinamiento por COVID-19

E. Saavedra
Universidad Católica de Temuco (Chile)
S. Otero
Universidad de la Frontera, Temuco (Chile)
Publicado diciembre 10, 2022

Palabras clave:

Salud, Medicina preventiva, Actividad de tiempo libre, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Confinamiento
Cómo citar
Saavedra, E., & Otero, S. (2022). Actividad física en mujeres jóvenes chilenas durante el confinamiento por COVID-19. Revista Internacional De Medicina Y Ciencias De La Actividad Física Y Del Deporte, 22(88), 1001–1015. https://doi.org/10.15366/rimcafd2022.88.017


Objetivo: El presente estudio da respuesta a la pregunta: ¿Existen diferencias en el nivel de actividad física de mujeres chilenas antes y durante el confinamiento por COVID-19? Método: El estudio tiene un diseño no experimental longitudinal de tendencia con un n=1.051 mujeres chilenas jóvenes. Se midieron las diferencias en el nivel de actividad física entre los grupos pre (preCOVID) y post (COVID-19); y de la muestra COVID-19 con los datos teóricos tanto de estudios de actividad física previos como de encuestas nacionales gubernamentales. Resultados: las mujeres del grupo COVID-19 presentan niveles de actividad física significativamente más bajos que las mujeres de la muestra preCOVID-19; y que las muestras de mujeres de estudios empíricos anteriores. Conclusión: en tiempos de COVID-19 las mujeres jóvenes chilenas presentan un nivel de actividad física significativamente menor en tiempos previos al confinamiento.


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