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Table 5 The relationship between perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity

From: The relationship between the built environment and habitual levels of physical activity in South African older adults: a pilot study

  NEWS Physical Activity R2 p
All participants (n = 44)
  Land-use Mix: Access Leis MVPAg 0.20 0.02
Safety from Traffic Travel MVPAg 0.14 0.01
  News aethetics Leis MVPA 0.33 0.02
LSA (n = 24)
  Crime Total MVPA 0.41 0.04
  Residentail Density Travel MVPAg 0.15 0.09
  Walk/cycle infrastructure Travel MVPAg 0.15 0.06
HSA (n = 20)
  Aesthetics Travel MVPA 0.30 0.009
  Safety from Traffic Travel MVPAg 0.15 0.09
  Residential Density Total MVPAa 0.21 0.05
  1. Legend
  2. G = GPAQ
  3. A = Accelerometer
  4. Total MVPA = occupation + leisure time + transport related MVPA