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Table 5 Environmental factors by categories (moderate and high) of health enhancing physical activity

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

  Moderate category High category
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   0.705   0.086   <0.001   <0.001
   Lower tertile 1.06 (0.78–1.44)   1.36 (0.94–1.71)   1.53 (1.09–2.16)   2.01 (1.32–3.05)  
   Middle tertile 1.08 (0.79–1.47)   1.27 (0.89–1.77)   1.28 (0.90–1.81)   1.52 (1.02–2.25)  
   Upper tertile 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
Traffic Intensity   0.102   0.687   0.005   0.472
   Lower tertile 1.09 (0.79–1.49)   0.91 (0.64–1.31)   1.43 (1.02–2.01)   1.02 (0.68–1.51)  
   Middle tertile 1.21 (0.89–1.66)   1.09 (0.67–1.38)   1.18 (0.83–1.68)   0.96 (0.65–1.42)  
   Upper tertile 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
Opportunities and Aesthetics   0.010   0.218   0.097   0.049
   Lower tertile 0.78 (0.57–1.06)   0.92 (0.65–1.31)   0.83 (0.59–1.17)   0.77 (0.52–1.14)  
   Middle tertile 1.04 (0.76–1.41)   1.13 (0.80–1.59)   0.80 (0.57–1.13)   0.85 (0.58–1.26)  
   Upper tertile 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
Fear of crime   0.200   0.843   0.040   0.963
   Lower tertile 1.10 (0.80–1.50)   1.02 (0.71–1.47)   1.38 (0.99–1.94)   0.99 (0.67–1.48)  
   Middle tertile 1.21 (0.89–1.66)   1.17 (0.83–1.66)   1.08 (0.76–1.53)   0.97 (0.65–1.43)  
   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