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Table 2 Correlations between country-level variables

From: Do country-level environmental factors explain cross-national variation in adolescent physical activity? A multilevel study in 29 European countries

  Variables 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 a
Physical 1. National temperature −.03 −.17 −.19 −.20 .45* −.07 −.19
2. Urbanisation   −.34 .16 .61** −.30 −.32 .12
Socio-cultural 3. Adult physical activity    −.22 −.44* .03 .24 .05
4. Safety     .54** −.67** .08 .20
Economic 5. National income      −.55** −.04 .33
6. Income inequality       −.06 −.10
Political 7. PE policy        −.05
8. Transport policy        
  1. aTransport policy correlation coefficients are Spearman’s (other correlations are Pearson). PE Physical Education, * p < .05, ** p < .01