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Green space and physical activity: an observational study using Health Survey for England data.

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Past studies have suggested that a link between health outcomes and green space is due to increased levels of physical activity of individuals living in areas with more green space. We found a positive association between green space and physical activity levels. The odds of achieving the recommended amount of physical activity was 1.27 (95% CI: 1.13-1.44) for people living in the greenest quintile in England compared to those living in the least green quintile, after controlling for individu...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
Journal:
Health and place
Volume:
18
Issue:
5
Pages:
1034-1041
Publication date:
2012-09-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-2054
ISSN:
1353-8292
Source identifiers:
342357
Language:
English
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pubs:342357
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uuid:b645a28e-8d0e-4024-8950-9d0a825dc7b2
Local pid:
pubs:342357
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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