2018, Vol. 3, Issue 1
Comparative study of vital capacity between sportspersons and non-sportspersons
Author(s): Bhupinder Singh and Dr. Nishan Singh Deol
The purpose of the present study was to compare the selected vital capacity between sportspersons and non-sportspersons. Total 60 male subjects (sportspersons: 30 and non-sportspersons: 30) age group of 28 to 30 years, were randomly selected from Punjabi university Patiala. All the subjects, after having been informed about the objectives and protocol of the study, gave their consent and volunteered to participate in this study. The level of significance was set at 0.05. The physiological variable was vital capacity. The findings shows mean score of the vital capacity among Sportspersons and Non-Sportspersons was 5.7793and 5.2057respectively. The calculated t-value (3.702) which is more than the tabulated t-value (1.671) at 0.05 level. So, it demonstrates that there is a significant difference between Sportspersons and Non-Sportspersons for their vital capacity. This might be due to the high level of training of payers.
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How to cite this article:
Bhupinder Singh, Dr. Nishan Singh Deol. Comparative study of vital capacity between sportspersons and non-sportspersons. Int J Physiol Nutr Phys Educ 2018;3(1):2102-2104.