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Table 1 Comparison of final TCWS sample characteristics and 2000 U.S. Census Data

From: The effects of neighborhood density and street connectivity on walking behavior: the Twin Cities walking study

  All Subjects
  Sample Census Ratio
% Female 64.81 50.94 1.27
% aged 25–34 19.63 23.67 0.83
% aged 35–44 27.31 26.40 1.03
% aged 45–54 24.47 21.19 1.15
% aged 55–64 16.22 12.41 1.31
% aged 65–74 8.82 8.69 1.01
% aged 75+ 3.56 7.63 0.47
% Caucasian 81.21 76.26 1.06
% College* 28.90 30.59 0.94
% Married* 58.87 51.84 1.14
HH Income, $1 k* 47.41 50.01 0.95
% Own Home* 75.28 66.30 1.14
Mean Ratio    1.03
Max Ratio    1.31
Min Ratio    0.47
  1. * Comparisons with block-group level data