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Table 1 Characteristics of parents who were employed and did not work at home (N = 888 parents)

From: Is there a role for workplaces in reducing employees' driving to work? Findings from a cross-sectional survey from inner-west Sydney, Australia

Characteristic   % of sample
Parent gender Male 19.4
Parent age > = 40 yrs 67.3
Employment Part-time 40.8
  Full-time 59.2
Distance to work > 5 km 70.2
  > 10 km 47.0
English spoken at home   64.0
No. of children in the household 1 23.0
  > 1 77%
No. of cars in the household 0-1 56%
  > = 2 44%
Tertiary education   69.9
Travel to work by car   69.0
Workplace encourages active travel   18.8
Can work flexible hours   45.1
Convenient public transport close to work   62.6
Workplace has shower and change rooms   35.9
Convenient parking near workplace   65.9
Workplace is in a safe area   53.2
Convenient public transport close to home   68.6
Home is in a safe area   52.2