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Table 2 Built environment scores based on the RALA* street segment audits by areal unit

From: Cross-sectional associations between the neighborhood built environment and physical activity in a rural setting: the Bogalusa Heart Study

  Buffer radius around participant address
0.00 miles 0.25 miles 0.50 miles 1.00 miles 1.50 miles
Score Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD
Overall 10.57 ± 4.25 10.29 ± 3.69 10.25 ± 3.47 10.18 ± 3.22 10.19 ± 3.08
Path 2.56 ± 2.32 2.25 ± 2.00 2.27 ± 1.89 2.25 ± 1.71 2.25 ± 1.62
Pedestrian Safety 3.04 ± 1.78 3.02 ± 1.52 3.02 ± 1.41 3.01 ± 1.30 3.03 ± 1.21
Aesthetics 2.82 ± 1.41 3.05 ± 1.19 3.03 ± 1.11 3.00 ± 1.01 3.02 ± 0.93
Physical Security 3.71 ± 0.89 3.69 ± 0.92 3.68 ± 0.82 3.70 ± 0.73 3.72 ± 0.68
Destinations 0.55 ± 1.15 0.56 ± 0.98 0.55 ± 0.86 0.56 ± 0.75 0.56 ± 0.66
Land Use 1.72 ± 0.89 1.63 ± 0.78 1.63 ± 0.73 1.62 ± 0.66 1.60 ± 0.61
  1. SD standard deviation
  2. *RALA Rural Active Living Assessment