Year 2021, Volume 5 , Issue 1, Pages 45 - 49 2021-06-30

The Effects of university students' daily eating habits and physical activities on obesity incidence

Saadet ÇELİKÖZLÜ [1] , Aysel GÜLBANDILAR [2]


The aim of this study was to determine the effect of daily eating habits and physical activity status of 327 (237 women, 90 men) volunteer students at Dumlupınar University Altıntaş Vocational School on obesity. A questionnaire was used as a data collection tool. Body mass index (BMI) was calculated according to height-weight status of students considering gender differences and these results were compared with socio-demographic characteristics, feeding habits, physical activity status. According to the findings, body mass index value of 69,6% of the female students was “normal”, while 13,9% were “overweight” and 3,3% were “obese” (2,9% was obesity class I and 0,4% was obesity class II). BMI value of 71,1% of the male students was “normal”, 24,4% were “overweight” and 2,2% were “obese” (whole of this was obesity calss I). It was found that 87,7% of the overweight, obesity class I and obesity class II students skipped meals. There was a statistically significant relationship between skipping meals and being overweight. The aim of this study was to increase the awareness of students about obesity. At the same time, considering that one out of every 5 university students was overweight and a significant majority of them do not have regular eating and sports habits, it was aimed to draw attention to the importance of trainings to increase regular nutrition and physical activity in schools.
Nutrition, Obesity, Eating habits, Physical activity
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Primary Language en
Subjects Forestry
Journal Section Original Papers
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0001-9825-6458
Author: Saadet ÇELİKÖZLÜ (Primary Author)
Institution: DUMLUPINAR UNIVERSITY
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-9075-9923
Author: Aysel GÜLBANDILAR
Institution: ESKİŞEHİR OSMANGAZİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Application Date : November 11, 2020
Acceptance Date : February 24, 2021
Publication Date : June 30, 2021

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APA Çeliközlü, S , Gülbandılar, A . (2021). The Effects of university students' daily eating habits and physical activities on obesity incidence . International Journal of Agriculture Forestry and Life Sciences , 5 (1) , 45-49 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ijafls/issue/60445/824771
MLA Çeliközlü, S , Gülbandılar, A . "The Effects of university students' daily eating habits and physical activities on obesity incidence" . International Journal of Agriculture Forestry and Life Sciences 5 (2021 ): 45-49 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ijafls/issue/60445/824771>
Chicago Çeliközlü, S , Gülbandılar, A . "The Effects of university students' daily eating habits and physical activities on obesity incidence". International Journal of Agriculture Forestry and Life Sciences 5 (2021 ): 45-49
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AMA Çeliközlü S , Gülbandılar A . The Effects of university students' daily eating habits and physical activities on obesity incidence. Int J Agric For Life Sci. 2021; 5(1): 45-49.
Vancouver Çeliközlü S , Gülbandılar A . The Effects of university students' daily eating habits and physical activities on obesity incidence. International Journal of Agriculture Forestry and Life Sciences. 2021; 5(1): 45-49.
IEEE S. Çeliközlü and A. Gülbandılar , "The Effects of university students' daily eating habits and physical activities on obesity incidence", International Journal of Agriculture Forestry and Life Sciences, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 45-49, Jun. 2021