Table 2

Crude and adjusted odds ratios of selected perceived environmental variables associations with physical activity.

Variable

Crude OR (95%CI)

Q

Adjusteda OR (95%CI)

Q


PA Facilities in Neighborhood

No

1.00

1.00

Yes

0.99 (0.98–1.00)

Q(6) = 64.41*

1.20 (1.06–1.34)

Q(7) = 22.58*

Sidewalks/Footpaths Present

No

1.00

1.00

Yes

0.99 (0.97–1.01)

Q(6) = 8.47

1.29 (1.17–1.41)

Q(8) = 7.04

Shops & Services in Walking Distance

No

1.00

1.00

Yes

1.05 (0.80–1.29)

Q(3) = 3.81

1.30 (1.14–1.46)

Q(6) = 25.22*

Heavy Traffic is Present

Yes

1.00

1.00

No

1.00 (0.86–1.14)

Q(7) = 5.34

1.22 (1.08–1.37)

Q(6) = 6.32

High Crime is Present

Yes

1.00

1.00

No

0.90 (0.75–1.04)

Q(7) = 9.27

0.96 (0.80–1.11)

Q(4) = 5.89

Street Lighting in Present

No

1.00

1.00

Yes

0.94 (0.79–1.10)

Q(6) = 9.08

1.02 (0.90–1.15)

Q(7) = 5.39

Unattended Dogs are a Problem

Yes

1.00

1.00

No

0.90 (0.78–1.02)

Q(7) = 8.31

0.88 (0.75–1.02)

Q(4) = 2.30


aOR adjusted for those variables in original study

* Q is significant at the 0.05 level

Duncan et al. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2005 2:11   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-2-11

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