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Table 4 Health behaviours, health status and health service utilisation (N = 28)

From: A pre-and-post study of an urban renewal program in a socially disadvantaged neighbourhood in Sydney, Australia

  Pre-intervention Post-intervention p-value
  n % n %  
Health behaviours
Daily smoker 17 61 15 54 0.79
Hazardous alcohol intake 13 46 14 50 1.00
Adequate physical activity 16 57 14 50 0.79
Health status
Overweight/obesity 14 50 15 54 1.00
‘Excellent/very good/good’ self-rated health 18 64 14 50 0.34
‘High/very high’ psychological distress1 11 41 7 26 0.39
Health service utilisation
Visited general practitioner at least once in the previous 4 weeks 17 61 14 50 0.55
  1. 1missing = 1