Are perceptions of the local environment related to neighbourhood satisfaction and mental health in adults?

@article{Leslie2008ArePO,
  title={Are perceptions of the local environment related to neighbourhood satisfaction and mental health in adults?},
  author={E. V. Leslie and Ester Cerin},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 3},
  pages={273-8}
}
BACKGROUND Perceptions of environmental attributes can influence satisfaction with where people live and mental health status. We examined the association between perceived environmental characteristics, neighbourhood satisfaction, and self-rated mental health. METHODS We report cross-sectional data from the Physical Activity in Localities and Community Environments (PLACE) study in Australia (n=2194). Self-report data included socio-demographics, perceived attributes of the environment… CONTINUE READING