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Equitable access to exercise facilities.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Leisure-time physical activity patterns are low and socially patterned. Ecologic studies of the provision of exercise facilities indicate that in areas of deprivation, there is a trend toward reduced availability of exercise facilities compared with more affluent areas. Existing studies are restricted to single geographic areas or regions. In this study, national-level data were used to examine the relationship between neighborhood deprivation and the density of physical activity ...

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Journal:
American journal of preventive medicine
Volume:
32
Issue:
6
Pages:
506-508
Publication date:
2007-06-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-2607
ISSN:
0749-3797
URN:
uuid:4e2f8aec-6647-4fe7-8e75-58b71c20039d
Source identifiers:
400525
Local pid:
pubs:400525

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