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Table 2 Comparisons of LTA among individual perceptions of neighborhood characteristics by univariate analysis

From: Association between social and built environments and leisure-time physical activity among Chinese older adults - a multilevel analysis

  N (%) LTA n (%) LTI n (%) p value
Physical characteristics     
 Aesthetic quality     
  1st quartile 630 (22.6) 258 (41.0) 372 (59.1) .002
  2nd quartile 664 (23.9) 306 (46.1) 358 (53.9)
  3rd quartile 659 (23.7) 309 (46.9) 350 (53.1)
  4th quartile 830 (29.8) 424 (51.1) 406 (48.9)
 Walking environment     
  1st quartile 681 (24.5) 274 (40.2) 407 (59.8) <.001
  2nd quartile 688 (24.7) 289 (42.0) 399 (58.0)
  3rd quartile 709 (25.5) 341 (48.1) 368 (51.9)  
  4th quartile 705 (25.3) 393 (55.7) 312 (44.3)  
Social characteristics     
 Social cohesion   
  1st quartile 688 (24.7) 290 (42.2) 398 (57.9) .008
  2nd quartile 495 (17.8) 218 (44.0) 277 (56.0)
  3rd quartile 494 (17.8) 249 (50.4) 245 (49.6)
  4th quartile 1106 (39.7) 540 (48.8) 566 (51.2)
 Social participation     
  1st quartile 560 (20.1) 154 (27.5) 406 (72.5) <.001
  2nd quartile 760 (27.3) 313 (41.2) 447 (58.8)
  3rd quartile 677 (24.3) 329 (48.6) 348 (51.4)  
  4th quartile 786 (28.2) 501 (63.7) 285 (36.3)  
  1. LTA leisure-time active, LTI leisure-time inactive