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Table 3 Percentages of distance walked and percentages of steps takena attributable to trips with different modes

From: Combining sensor tracking with a GPS-based mobility survey to better measure physical activity in trips: public transport generates walking

  Paris Close suburb Far suburb
% of distance walked
 Entirely walked trips 54.4 53.6 54.3
 Other active modes 2.0 0.5 0.1
 Public transport 36.9 33.3 26.8
 Private motorized 4.4 10.0 14.4
 Otherb 0.0 0.0 0.0
 Multi-mode 2.3 2.6 4.4
% of steps taken
 Entirely walked trips 45.5 41.9 40.6
 Other active modes 4.5 2.9 1.2
 Public transport 39.7 38.4 28.1
 Private motorized 5.6 13.5 23.8
 Otherb 0.0 0.0 0.0
 Multi-mode 4.7 3.4 6.4
  1. Percentages tabulated for participants residing in different geographic environments (RECORD MultiSensor Study)
  2. aWe consider the steps accumulated over the entire trip (including with non-walking modes and during transfer episodes)
  3. bLong distance train and plane