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Table 1 Definitions of study areas

From: Personal and environmental correlates of active travel and physical activity in a deprived urban population

Study area Definition
South A set of census output areas (the smallest spatial unit for which aggregate census data are available) encroaching within 500 metres of the proposed route of the new M74 motorway
East A set of census output areas encroaching within 500 metres of the routes of the existing M8 and M80 motorways
North A set of census output areas not encroaching within 500 metres of the route of any existing or proposed motorway