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Table 1 Study school characteristics

From: The Strathclyde Evaluation of Children's Active Travel (SE-CAT): study rationale and methods

School n Deprivation level % Employment deprived* % of homes owned* % Free school meals**
Int-LoDep 48 Low 2 97 2
Comp-LoDep 47 Low 3 98 5
Int-HiDep 31 High 19 39 37
Comp-HiDep 19 High 23 43 30
Comp-HiDep 21 High 14 52 26
  1. *Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics, 2010 http://www.sns.gov.uk
  2. **Free School Meals survey, 2009
  3. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/920/0083583.xls
  4. % Employment deprivation is the percentage of the working age population (16-64 for men and 16-59 for women) who are on the unemployment claimant count, are in receipt of Incapacity Benefit or Severe Disablement Allowance