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Table 1 The list of Dimensions, Criteria And Indicators with References from Desk study

From: An ecological approach to the development of an active aging measurement in urban areas (AAMU)

Dimensions Criteria Indicators References
Personal characteristic Personal characteristic/determinants age [20,21,22,23,24,25]
gender
Education
Ethnicity
Residential tenure
Marital status
Household size
Driving license
Employment/ paid work
Eating/drinking habitat [25, 26]
Family support/ domestic care [25, 27]
Self-care [25, 28]
Self-promotion [25, 28]
Mutual help/ [25, 28]
Self-esteem [25, 28]
Life satisfaction [25, 29]
Travel behaviour [25, 30]
Behavioural attitude/ determinants Smoking [29]
Alcohol [25, 31]
Length of activity [25, 31]
Place-related Land- use Shopping services [23, 25, 32,33,34]
service proximity [25, 35]
public facility [2, 23, 25]
mix use [23, 32, 34, 36,37,38,39]
Facilities management [40]
sport recreation facility [41, 42]
Access Connectivity [3, 34, 43, 44]
Accessibility services [22, 23, 25, 38, 44,45,46,47,48,49,50,51,52]
Traffic condition  
Pavement condition  
Walkable Environment [3, 20, 23, 32,33,34, 38, 39, 41, 43,44,45, 49, 50, 52,53,54,55,56,57,58,59,60,61,62,63,64,65,66]
Mobility [3, 30, 42, 43, 52, 54, 60, 67,68,69]
Transportation [22, 23, 46, 51, 52, 57, 60, 64, 70]
Physical form Up keeping  
Abandon buildings  
Presence amenities/infrastructure sufficiency  
Urban Block size [34, 71, 72]
Safety [20, 22, 23, 32, 38, 49, 57, 64]
Security [22, 32, 33, 35, 43, 44, 46, 73, 74]
green space [3, 43, 44, 75]
Cityscape/City Image perceived distance  
legibility [53]
Perceived Aesthetics [3, 20, 23, 34, 36, 38, 49, 64, 73]
Natural scenery [23, 32]
Public open spaces Street lighting [23, 43, 51, 76]
Area open spaces ratio [77]
Recreation Public open spaces [78]
Quietness  
cleanness [3, 34, 44, 64, 73]
maintenance [44, 53]
Pollution [50]
Landscaping quality [3, 34, 43, 44, 51, 53]
Housing Universal design [37, 57, 79, 80]
Residential density [32, 37,38,39, 81]
Residential Care Facility [59]
Type of housing [82,83,84]
Socio-economic environment Social Environment Life expectancy [35]
Quality life [26, 42, 52, 59, 61, 81, 85]
Social interaction/ community activities [22, 44, 46, 86, 87]
Happiness [88]
Social inclusion [32, 35, 43, 46, 49, 71, 89]
Social Inequalities [58]
Social Demography [20, 90]
Social democracy [32, 91]
Participation [21, 22, 30, 33, 54, 67, 71, 74, 92,93,94,95]
Social Support [31, 41, 44, 49]
Education learning [31]
Social capital [49]
Cultural Environment Religious activity [33, 43, 51, 67, 73, 75]
Cultural events
Sense place
Economic Environment healthcare services [22, 31, 51, 74]
limited income [31]
insurance coverage [31]
Socio-economic status [20, 32]
Affordable housing [22]
Car ownership [32]
Homeownership [85]
Household income [25]
Living situation [25, 32, 59]
Governmental Good Governance Effective collaboration [79, 96,97,98,99,100,101,102]
Performance orientation [47, 59, 62, 101,102,103]
governance  
Equity  
Health Physical Health Disability [30, 42, 55]
Public Health [25, 30, 33, 43, 51, 56, 66, 76]
Incidence of disease [25]
Pain feeling [25]
Functional ability [25]
Risk institutionalization [25]
Self-reported falls [24, 25]
Self-reported health [25]
Physical activity [25, 33, 74, 81, 85]
Activities daily living [25]
Genetic factors [25]
BMI [25, 56]
Sleep hygiene [28]
Personal hygiene [28]
Mental Health Depressive  
Cognitive functioning [25, 30, 51, 54, 76, 81]
Psychological distress
Psychological well-being
Anxiety
Anger
Restorative activity
Spiritual activity
Self-actualization [43, 104]
Social Health Relation family [30, 32, 59, 105, 106]
Relation work
social life
sense community [87, 105]