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Table 5 Associations between Physical Fitness and the Incidence of Any Injury

From: Retrospective examination of injuries and physical fitness during Federal Bureau of Investigation new agent training

Gender Fitness Variable Strata N Injured (%) p-values from chi-square/trend tests Odds Ratios (95%CI) from Logistic Regression
Men Push-Ups 1-31 repetitions 522 46.6   1.39 (1.10-1.77)
   32-37 repetitions 571 37.8 0.01/ 0.97 (0.77-1.23)
   38-43 repetitions 590 39.2 0.02 1.03 (0.81-1.30)
   44-75 repetitions 595 38.5   1.00
  Sit-Ups 0-42 repetition 534 46.8   1.58 (1.23-2.02)
   43-46 repetitions 662 35.5 < 0.01/ 0.99 (0.77-1.25)
   47-49 repetitions 560 44.3 0.02 1.43 (1.12-1.82)
   50-62 repetitions 525 35.8   1.00
  300-Meter Sprint 38.2-44.5 seconds 577 36.0   1.00
   44.6-46.2 seconds 561 40.5 0.02/ 1.21 (0.95-1.53)
   46.3-47.9 seconds 555 39.6 < 0.01 1.17 (0.92-1.48)
   48.0-56.6 seconds 588 45.2   1.47 (1.16-1.85)
  1.5-Mile Run 7.63-10.70 minutes 569 27.6   1.00
   10.71-11.30 minutes 551 31.5 < 0.01/ 1.18 (0.93-1.51)
   11.31-11.90 minutes 561 31.5 < 0.01 1.21 (0.95-1.55)
   11.91-20.00 minutes 576 42.3   2.01 (1.58-2.54)
  Total Physical -4-10 points 522 46.6   1.89 (1.45-2.41)
  Fitness Test Scorea 11-14 points 571 37.8 0.01/ 1.07 (0.85-1.33)
   15-17 points 590 39.2 0.01 1.07 (0.84-1.36)
   18-36 points 595 38.5   1.00
  Pull-Ups 0-4 repetitions 592 42.9   1.43 (1.10-1.86)
   5-7 repetitions 563 42.1 0.04/ 1.38 (1.06-1.80)
   8-11 repetitions 699 39.6 < 0.01 1.25 (0.98-1.61)
   12-27 repetitions 406 34.5   1.00
Women Push-Ups 0-13 repetitions 142 52.1   1.51 (0.96-2.35)
   14-18 repetitions 128 51.6 0.17/ 1.47 (0.93-2.33)
   19-24 repetitions 178 43.8 0.03 1.08 (0.71-1.65)
   25-55 repetitions 174 42.0   1.00
  Sit-Ups 2-41 repetition 152 52.6   1.45 (0.94-2.24)
   42-45 repetitions 162 51.9 < 0.01/ 1.41 (0.92-2.16)
   46-48 repetitions 128 38.3 0.05 0.81 (0.51-1.29)
   49-59 repetitions 180 43.3   1.00
  300-Meter Sprint 45.6-54.4 seconds 161 44.7   1.00
   54.5-56.6 seconds 150 46.7 0.19/ 1.08 (0.69-1.69)
   56.7-59.2 seconds 157 42.0 0.20 0.90 (0.57-1.40)
   59.3-72.5 seconds 154 53.9   1.45 (0.93-2.25)
  1.5-Mile Run 9.02-11.92 minutes 159 46.5   1.00
   11.93-12.63 minutes 140 45.0 0.02/ 0.94 (0.60-1.48)
   12.64-13.42 minutes 162 39.5 0.19 0.75 (0.48-1.17)
   13.43-20.00 minutes 158 56.3   1.53 (1.00-2.24)
  Total Physical Fitness Test Scorea -2-10 points 167 54.5   1.81 (1.17-2.80)
   11-14 points 177 48.6 0.04/ 1.43 (0.93-2.19)
   15-17 points 118 42.4 < 0.01 1.11 (0.69-1.79)
   18-36 points 163 39.9   1.00
  1. aNegative points are possible in the scoring system