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Table 4 Environmental factors by tertiles of walking

From: The association between health enhancing physical activity and neighbourhood environment among Swedish adults – a population-based cross-sectional study

  Middle tertile of walking (80–300 minutes per week) Upper tertile of walking (> 300 minutes per week)
Factors Crude odds ratio (95% CI) pa Adjusted odds ratiob (95% CI) pa Crude odds ratio (95% CI) pa Adjusted odds ratiob
(95% CI)
pa
Degree of Urbanisation   0.109   0.104   0.024   0.800
   Lower tertile 0.77 (0.56–1.06)   0.66 (0.47–0.98)   0.64 (0.46–0.87)   0.65 (0.45–0.95)  
   Middle tertile 0.95 (0.68–1.31)   0.93 (0.66–1.33)   0.89 (0.64–1.22)   0.97 (0.68–1.37)  
   Upper tertile 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
Traffic intensity   0.225   0.595   0.633   0.142
   Lower tertile 1.21 (0.88–1.66)   1.17 (0.82–1.68)   0.87 (0.64–1.20)   0.85 (0.59–1.22)  
   Middle tertile 1.27 (0.92–1.77)   1.17 (0.82–1.67)   1.02 (0.75–1.42)   1.02 (0.72–1.44)  
   Upper tertile 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
Opportunities and Aesthetics   0.689   0.037   0.009   0.010
   Lower tertile 0.88 (0.64–1.21)   0.99 (0.70–1.42)   0.63 (0.46–0.87)   0.67 (0.47–0.95)  
   Middle tertile 0.99 (0.71–1.37)   0.98 (0.69–1.40)   0.91 (0.66–1.26)   0.94 (0.69–1.34)  
   Upper tertile 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
Fear of crime   0.004   0.024   0.122   0.434
   Lower tertile 1.67 (1.21–2.29)   1.84 (1.28–2.64)   1.36 (0.98–1.88)   1.64 (1.14–2.36)  
   Middle tertile 1.08 (0.78–1.50)   1.07 (0.75–1.52)   1.14 (0.84–1.57)   1.16 (0.82–1.63)  
   Upper tertile 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
  1. aP-values for linear trends, which were examined by introducing factor scores as continuous variables
  2. bAdjusted for age, gender, self-perceived health, BMI, education, employment, marital status, smoking and variables in the table