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Table 3 Step counts in treadmill and over-ground walking and running (mean ± SD)

From: Examining the validity of the ActivPAL monitor in measuring posture and ambulatory movement in children

Speed (m.min-1) Video steps ActivPAL steps NL-2000 steps SW-200 steps
Treadmill
50 231 ± 26 231 ± 26 207 ± 51 224 ± 53
66 258 ± 31 258 ± 31 254 ± 40 248 ± 44
93 300 ± 36 276 ± 42 306 ± 40 304 ± 49
133 335 ± 49 251 ± 70 341 ± 51 342 ± 51
Self-selected
Slow walking 211 ± 34 206 ± 49 209 ± 43 217 ± 44
Normal walking 244 ± 25 247 ± 27 252 ± 30 254 ± 31
Fast walking 258 ± 23 280 ± 20 294 ± 24 300 ± 31
Running 307 ± 42 250 ± 42 359 ± 28 354 ± 31