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Table 1 Percent of children who walk to school, by distance, from model predictions and 2009 NHTS data

From: Using an agent-based model to simulate children’s active travel to school

  Summary statistics generated by the model (baseline scenario, with 20 simulations) Values from NHTS data[12]
Distance (miles) Mean percent Percent range Elementary school Middle school
<0.25 64.3 50.0-75.4 53.1 65.5
0.25-0.5 38.2 33.5-43.6 25.5 49.9
0.5-1 16.6 14.9-18.4 13.9 18.5
1-2 5.4 4.5-6.6 2.6 7.2
> = 2 1.2 0.4-3.3 1.3 2.0