Residents in Seattle, WA Report Differential Use of Free-Floating Bikeshare by Age, Gender, Race, and Location

  title={Residents in Seattle, WA Report Differential Use of Free-Floating Bikeshare by Age, Gender, Race, and Location},
  author={Jana A Hirsch and Ian Stewart and Sianna A. Ziegler and Ben Richter and Stephen J. Mooney},
  journal={Frontiers in Built Environment},
Bikesharing may have numerous urban health, sustainability, and mobility benefits. Bikesharing systems that do not require stations (i.e. “dockless,” or “free-floating” bikeshare) launched in North America in 2017. While this novel model may enhance access to and use of bikeshare by diverse populations, to date no work has examined equity in free-floating bikeshare use. This brief report uses a web-based panel survey (n=601) to provide sociodemographic characteristics of adult Seattle residents… Expand

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