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Table 1 Urbanicity scores of the three urbanicity scales

From: Validation and comparison study of three urbanicity scales in a Thailand context

Component Novak et al. Dahly and Adair Jones-Smith and Popkin
Mean (SD) Min - Max Mean (SD) Min - Max Mean (SD) Min - Max
Population size 1.62 (0.75) 1.00 - 6.00 1.62 (0.75) 1.00 - 6.00      
Population density       1.39 (0.97) 1.00 - 7.00 4.34 (1.08) 0.00 - 7.50
Economic activity 4.83 (3.93) 0.00 - 10.00       2.67 (2.34) 0.00 - 10.00
Built environment 8.07 (0.84) 2.00 - 10.00           
Housing            8.62 (1.06) 5.20 - 10.00
Sanitation            1.08 (3.11) 0.00 - 10.00
Transportation       6.51 (2.37) 0.00 - 10.00 3.84 (1.45) 1.67 - 10.00
Communication 6.30 (1.65) 1.80 - 9.90 7.04 (1.94) 1.27 - 9.27 5.95 (1.14) 2.00 - 9.10
Education 4.04 (2.03) 1.00 - 9.40 2.86 (2.11) 0.00 - 10.00 3.34 (0.99) 1.62 - 7.31
Health 3.69 (2.15) 2.00 - 10.00 2.88 (2.49) 0.00 - 10.00 2.79 (2.33) 0.00 - 10.00
Markets       3.24 (1.55) 0.00 - 6.67      
Traditional market            3.69 (4.83) 0.00 - 10.00
Modern market            0.37 (0.74) 0.00 - 4.50
Social services            4.44 (1.66) 2.50 - 10.00
Diversity 5.49 (2.25) 1.00 - 10.00       4.93 (1.31) 2.00 - 10.00
Summary score 34.03 (7.03) 16.20 - 58.50 25.54 (6.25) 9.53 - 53.48 46.05 (12.25) 23.57 - 85.45
Standardized score 48.61 (10.05) 23.14 - 83.57 36.48 (8.94) 13.61 - 76.40 38.38 (10.21) 19.64 - 71.21
  1. Min=minimum
  2. Max=Maximum
  3. SD=Standard deviation