Development of a Neighbourhood Walkability Index for Porto Metropolitan Area. How Strongly Is Walkability Associated with Walking for Transport?

The creation of walkable communities constitutes a cost-effective health promotion strategy, as walking is an accessible and free intervention for increasing physical activity and health. In this cross-sectional ecological study, we developed a walkability index for the Porto Metropolitan Area and w...

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Main Authors: Ana Isabel Ribeiro, Elaine Hoffimann
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2018-12-01
Series:International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
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