Table 3

Average distance travelled (Mean ± St.dev) by gender

Distance (miles)


All

Male

Female

Range


Walk

0.88 ± 0.75

0.89 ± 0.71

0.86 ± 0.79

0 – 5

Bike

1.62 ± 1.38

1.54 ± 1.33

2.46 ± 1.56 **

0.1 – 10

Car

4.46 ± 4.69

4.53 ± 4.43

4.40 ± 4.92

0 – 55

Bus

7.83 ± 5.69

7.85 ± 6.48

7.81 ± 4.79

0 – 75

Train

10.55 ± 8.59

11.57 ± 8.64

3.00 ± 2.00 *

0.75 – 30

All

4.31 ± 5.13

4.22 ± 5.33

4.40 ± 4.89

0 – 75


* p < 0.05. ** p < 0.01.

Nelson et al. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2008 5:1   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-5-1

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