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Table 1 Distance to food stores

From: Predictors of trips to food destinations

  Unadjusted mean distance (SD) in miles *Adjusted T statistic P value
Outlet type visited on trip
Grocery store 4.67 (4.35) −9.86 .001
Sit down 6.10 (4.87) -.31 .75
Fastfood 4.96 (4.41) −6.44 .001
Coffee shop 4.50 (4.40) −7.02 .001
Superstore 6.32 (4.77) Ref  
Destination accessibility of trip origin location
Low 6.65 (4.51) 9.22 .001
Medium 4.99 (4.59) 1.39 .16
High 4.46 (4.57) Ref  
Destination accessibility of trip destination location
Low 6.92 (4.85) 9.23 .001
Medium 5.41 (4.59) 3.50 .001
High 4.56 (4.44) Ref  
Destination accessibility of home location
Low 6.40 (4.73) 5.54 .001
Medium 5.32 (4.47) 3.19 .001
High 4.47 (4.40) Ref  
Home food home tour
Trip not part of tour 5.34 (4.70) 1.32 .19
Home food home tour 5.37 (4.44) Ref  
Work food work tour
Trip not part of tour 5.42 (4.66) 3.67 .001
Work food work tour 4.38 (4.03) Ref  
Home food work tour
Trip not part of tour 5.32 (4.59) −5.67 .001
Home food work tour 6.07 (5.38) Ref  
Work food home tour
Trip not part of tour 5.23 (4.54) −9.91 .001
Work food home tour 6.51 (5.30) Ref  
Day of the week of trip
Non work day 5.36 (4.51) 2.33 .02
Workday 5.34 (4.73) Ref  
Household income level of trip participant
Income < $50,000 5.31 (4.73) 2.11 .04
Income $50,000–74,000 5.39 (4.50) .54 .59
Income $75,000 + 5.34 (4.65) Ref  
Vehicle ownership in household of trip participant
No vehicles 4.76 (5.56) −1.11 .27
At least 1 vehicle 5.36 (4.62) Ref  
Gender of trip participant
Male 5.36 (4.63) .82 .42
Female 5.34 (4.63) Ref  
Education of trip participant
No degree 5.70 2.33 .02  
Degree 5.12 Ref   
Ethnicity of trip participant
Non white 5.57 (4.78) 3.50 .001
White 5.30 (4.60) Ref  
Employment status of trip participant
Does not work 5.31 (4.48) −1.61 .11
Works 5.34 (4.73) Ref  
Age (continuous) - −1.49 .14  
  1. * adjusted for all independent variables as well as person taking the trip and number of people in household taking trips.