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Table 2 Assessment of the 14 Place Standard single-item dimensions of the neighborhood environment on a scale of 1: large improvement to 7: little improvement (N = 488–491)

From: Profiling the variability and inequity in the residential environment in Cyprus according to citizens’ ratings: a cross-sectional internet-based “Place Standard” survey

  Summary statistics Percentage reporting …
Place Standard Tool items N Mean (SD) Median Min–Max Large improvement (responses 1–2) Around midpoint (3–5) Little improvement (responses 6–7)
Q1: Moving around 491 2.87 (1.82) 2 1–7 51.3% 37.9% 10.8%
Q2: Public transport 488 2.47 (1.50) 2 1–7 58.0% 38.1% 3.9%
Q3: Traffic & Parking 489 3.06 (1.72) 3 1–7 43.8% 47.0% 9.2%
Q4: Streets & Spaces 489 3.00 (1.68) 3 1–7 43.6% 48.3% 8.2%
Q5: Natural space 489 3.38 (1.98) 3 1–7 41.5% 38.7% 19.8%
Q6: Play & Recreation 491 3.18 (1.78) 3 1–7 41.3% 45.8% 12.8%
Q7: Facilities & Amenities 490 3.35 (1.70) 3 1–7 35.3% 52.9% 11.8%
Q8: Work & Local economy 490 3.75 (1.72) 4 1–7 25.9% 56.1% 18.0%
Q9: Housing & Community 490 3.50 (1.72) 4 1–7 33.3% 54.3% 12.4%
Q10: Social contact 491 3.14 (1.76) 3 1–7 43.8% 44.6% 11.6%
Q11: Identity & Belonging 491 3.43 (1.81) 3 1–7 35.2% 50.9% 13.8%
Q12: Feeling safe 491 4.35 (1.74) 5 1–7 17.9% 50.8% 31.1%
Q13: Care & Maintenance 491 3.21 (1.72) 3 1–7 38.9% 51.3% 9.8%
Q14: Influence & Sense of control 491 2.44 (1.59) 2 1–7 60.3% 34.0% 5.7%
Total score (theoretical range: 14–98) 485 44.94 (15.09) 45 17–89    
  N Mean (SD) Median Min–Max Relatively disadvantaged (1–3) Around midpoint (4–7) Relatively privileged
(8–10)
Subjective assessment on 1–10 ladder of neighborhood’s social position 491 5.91 (2.18) 6 1–10 17.1% 58.1% 24.6%