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Table 6 Urban design summary scores

From: Co-benefits of designing communities for active living: an exploration of literature

Built environment attribute Physical health Mental health Social benefits Environmental sustainability Safety/injury prevention Economic benefits
Residential density [−−] 19 + 21.5(0) 7.5-   [−] 13.5 + 14.5(0) [+++] 88 + 21(0) 3.5- [−−] 4.5(0) 7.5- [++] 15 + 3.5(0)
Mixed land use [+] 28 + 17(0) 4- [0] 4.5 + 4- [+++] 33 + 11(0) [+++] 95 + 21(0) [−−-] 4.5(0) 11- [+++] 22.5 + 3.5(0) 4-
Streetscale pedestrian design [+] 7.5+   [+] 7.5+ [+] 7.5+   [+] 7+
Greenery [+++] 20.5 + 3.5(0) [+++] 26.5+ [++] 12+ [+++] 39.5+   [++] 12+
Accessibility & street connectivity [++] 30 + 12(0) 7.5-   [++] 14.5 + 3.5(0) [+++] 35.5 + 3.5(0) [−] 4.5(0) [+] 12.5 + 3.5(0)