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Table 4 Associations between neighborhood characteristics and percentage of LPA and MVPA within the neighborhood

From: Neighborhood-based PA and its environmental correlates: a GIS- and GPS based cross-sectional study in the Netherlands

  B 95% CI p B 95% CI p
  % LPA within a 25-400 m buffer % MVPA within a 25-400 m buffer
Neighborhood characteristics within a 25-400 m buffer
 Intercept 26.18    9.54   
 Residences 0.01 (− 0.07; 0.09) 0.847 0.05 (0.01; 0.10) 0.010
 Roads 0.20 (−0.01; 0.42) 0.032 0.02 (− 0.13; 0.16) 0.802
 Shops and foodservice industry 0.04 (−0.09; 0.16) 0.481 0.15 (0.07; 0.23) 0.001
 Sports terrain 0.04 (−0.09; 0.17) 0.468 0.08 (0.00; 0.17) 0.023
 Public social-cultural facilities 0.03 (−0.10; 0.18) 0.590 0.06 (−0.01; 0.12) 0.042
 Recreational area −0.17 (− 0.39; 0.06) 0.080 − 0.12 (− 0.23; − 0.03) 0.005
 Green space − 0.08 (− 0.19; 0.02) 0.083 0.11 (0.02; 0.19) 0.001
 Blue space 0.10 (−0.08; 0.27) 0.187 0.19 (0.10; 0.28) 0.001
  % LPA within a 25-800 m buffer % MVPA within a 25-800 m buffer
Neighborhood characteristics within a 25-800 m buffer
 Intercept 25.96    7.88   
 Residences 0.05 (−0.03; 0.12) 0.172 0.03 (−0.02; 0.09) 0.166
 Roads −0.05 (−0.36; 0.22) 0.682 −0.00 (− 0.19; 0.19) 0.983
 Shops and foodservice industry 0.11 (−0.05; 0.25) 0.118 0.09 (−0.00; 0.18) 0.034
 Sports terrain −0.02 (−0.17;0.13) 0.707 0.15 (0.04; 0.27) 0.004
 Public social-cultural facilities −0.01 (−0.19; 0.18) 0.911 0.12 (0.04; 0.21) 0.003
 Recreational area −0.30 (−0.63; 0.04) 0.047 −0.16 (− 0.35; 0.07) 0.095
 Green space −0.09 (−0.18; 0.00) 0.032 0.04 (−0.02; 0.11) 0.136
 Blue space 0.12 (−0.02; 0.27) 0.057 0.08 (−0.01; 0.16) 0.046
  % LPA within a 25-1600 m buffer % MVPA within a 25-1600 m buffer
Neighborhood characteristics within a 25-1600 m buffer
 Intercept 29.35    11.53   
 Residences 0.03 (−0.08; 0.16) 0.567 −0.00 (−0.09; 0.08) 0.905
 Roads −0.31 (−1.29; 0.69) 0.465 −0.40 (−1.10; 0.28) 0.166
 Shops and foodservice industry −0.14 (−0.43; 0.15) 0.289 −0.02 (− 0.19; 0.16) 0.824
 Sports terrain −0.10 (−0.52; 0.34) 0.591 0.04 (−0.27; 0.35) 0.787
 Public social-cultural facilities 0.16 (−0.32; 0.68) 0.487 0.38 (0.03; 0.72) 0.015
 Recreational area 0.23 (−0.61; 0.99) 0.508 0.07 (−0.42; 0.65) 0.787
 Green space −0.08 (−0.16; 0.01) 0.045 0.02 (−0.04; 0.08) 0.394
 Blue space −0.06 (−0.27; 0.15) 0.497 −0.06 (− 0.19; 0.07) 0.315
  1. Note. All models were adjusted for: age, gender, BMI, education, ethnicity, having a car, having children, dog ownership, city, and attitude towards PA. LPA Light PA, MVPA Moderate-Vigorous PA, CI Confidence Interval
  2. Bolded text highlights significant associations