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Table 1 Overall and country-specific sample characteristics

From: Sharing good NEWS across the world: developing comparable scores across 12 countries for the neighborhood environment walkability scale (NEWS)

Countries All countries Australia Belgium Brazil Colombia Czech Republic Denmark Hong Kong Mexico New Zealand Spain United Kingdom United States of America
Cities   Adelaide Ghent Curitiba Bogotá Olomouc Hradec Králové Aarhus Hong Kong Cuerna-vaca North Shore; Waitakere; Wellington; Christchurch Pam-plona Stoke on Trent Baltimore, Maryland; Seattle, Washington
Overall N 1 14309 2650 1166 699 1000 512 642 984 677 2033 904 843 2199
Age:              
Mean 42.3 44.5 42.7 41.1 41.1 37.0 38.9 42.8 42.1 40.6 38.7 43.0 45.1
SD 12.9 12.3 12.6 13.2 14.5 15.0 13.9 12.6 12.6 12.3 14.2 13.3 11.0
  % % % % % % % % % % % % %
Sex:              
Male 42.9 36.0 47.9 46.9 36.3 38.3 43.3 39.1 44.6 42.0 44.8 43.9 51.8
Female 57.1 64.0 52.1 53.1 63.7 61.7 56.7 60.9 55.4 58.0 55.2 56.1 48.2
Education:              
Did not complete high school 18.1 23.8 4.4 28.8 36.5 21.3 7.5 40.3 43.5 5.0 7.5 34.0 1.6
High school graduate or some college 38.0 30.0 34.6 32.5 41.7 49.0 44.5 22.9 28.8 56.9 34.7 52.0 33.4
College graduate or more 43.9 46.3 61.0 38.8 21.8 29.7 48.0 36.8 27.6 38.1 57.8 14.1 65.0
Marital Status:              
Not married or living with a partner 40.4 43.5 26.6 42.1 46.9 45.9 34.6 41.5 35.3 35.8 47.0 55.2 37.9
Married or living with a partner 59.6 56.5 73.4 57.9 53.1 54.1 65.4 58.5 64.7 64.2 53.0 44.8 62.1
  1. N1 for some variables is reduced due to missing data.