Prevalence of Stages of Change for Physical Activity in Rural, Suburban and Inner-City Communities

@article{Potvin1997PrevalenceOS,
  title={Prevalence of Stages of Change for Physical Activity in Rural, Suburban and Inner-City Communities},
  author={Louise Potvin and Lise Gauvin and Nguyet Thi Minh Nguyen},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  year={1997},
  volume={22},
  pages={1-13}
}
This study documented the differing prevalence rates for stages of change for physical activity across rural, suburban and inner city communities using survey methods and controlling for education, gender and disease status. Respondents (n=4768) were participants in the baseline survey for the evaluation of the Québec Heart Health Demonstration Project, a health promotion program implemented in various communities throughout the province of Québec. A total of 2639 female and 2087 male parents… CONTINUE READING