The effects of residential relocation on walking, physical activity and travel behaviour

Ding Ding, Chloë Williamson, Binh Nguyen, Vincent Learnihan, Adrian E Bauman, Rachel Davey, Bin Jalaludin, Klaus Gebel

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Increasing evidence suggests that attributes of neighbourhood environments may play an important role in physical activity.1 2 However, nearly all studies in the field are cross-sectional and are subject to substantial bias.3 Residential relocation provides an opportunity for natural experiments where relocating to a new neighbourhood may ‘interrupt’ habitual behaviours and help establish new behavioural patterns.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1486-1487
Number of pages2
JournalBritish Journal of Sports Medicine
Issue number23
Early online date29 Mar 2019
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2019


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