Chart 1. Time spent outdoors in supportive and unsupportive environments
Chart 1 shows the hours per week spent outdoors in two different neighbourhood environments, Unsupportive and Supportive. There are two age groups represented in each neighbourhood environment, those aged 65 to 74 and those aged 75 and over. In the Unsupportive neighbourhood environment the time spent outdoors was 6.X hours per week for those aged 65 to 74 and 4.X hours per week for those over 75. In the Supportive neighbourhood the time spent outdoors was 10.X and 8.X respectively.