Understanding Relationships between Health, Ethnicity, Place and the Role of Urban Green Space in Deprived Urban Communities

  title={Understanding Relationships between Health, Ethnicity, Place and the Role of Urban Green Space in Deprived Urban Communities},
  author={Jenny Roe and Peter Alan Aspinall and Catharine Ward Thompson},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
Very little is known about how differences in use and perceptions of urban green space impact on the general health of black and minority ethnic (BME) groups. BME groups in the UK suffer from poorer health and a wide range of environmental inequalities that include poorer access to urban green space and poorer quality of green space provision. This study used a household questionnaire (n = 523) to explore the relationship between general health and a range of individual, social and physical… CONTINUE READING
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