The relationship between destination proximity, destination mix and physical activity behaviors.

@article{McCormack2008TheRB,
  title={The relationship between destination proximity, destination mix and physical activity behaviors.},
  author={Gavin R McCormack and Billie Giles-Corti and Max Kishor Bulsara},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={33-40}
}
BACKGROUND The presence and mix of destinations is an important aspect of the built environment that may encourage or discourage physical activity. This study examined the association between the proximity and mix of neighbourhood destinations and physical activity. METHODS Secondary analysis was undertaken on physical activity data from Western Australian adults (n=1394). These data were linked with geographical information systems (GIS) data including the presence and the mix of… CONTINUE READING

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