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Cecilia del Campo Vega, Veronica Tutte, Gustavo Bermudez, and Diana C. Parra

underserved populations who would not normally have the money to purchase a gym membership; in this sense, they are serving segments of the population at higher risk for physical inactivity, such as low-income populations, women, and older populations. 4 In Uruguay, the rate of physical inactivity reaches 24

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Chia-Yuan Yu, Ayoung Woo, Christopher Hawkins, and Sara Iman

considering the needs of specific population groups when crafting plans to reduce obesity. This study found that African Americans and Hispanics with low education levels and income were more likely to be obese. It is possible that low-income populations cannot afford expensive healthy foods, creating an

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Ariane Bélanger-Gravel, Marilie Laferté, Frédéric Therrien, François Lagarde, and Lise Gauvin

have captured nuances in campaign exposure at the individual level. Finally, a coverage bias cannot be excluded because the recruitment strategy did not include mobile telephones, potentially lowering the representativeness of the sample. This might be particularly true for the recruitment of low-income

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Rachel R. Kleis, Janet E. Simon, Michael Turner, Luzita I. Vela, Abbey C. Thomas, and Phillip A. Gribble

): 620 – 633 . PubMed ID: 21251989 doi:10.1016/j.joca.2011.01.002 10.1016/j.joca.2011.01.002 57. Lefante J , Harmon G , Ashby K , Barnard D , Webber L . Use of the SF-8 to assess health-related quality of life for a chronically ill, low-income population participating in the Central

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Scherezade K. Mama, Lorna H. McNeill, Erica G. Soltero, Raul Orlando Edwards, and Rebecca E. Lee

. Thus, findings from this study are specific to this population and may not be generalizable to other populations, including specific racial/ethnic minority groups and low-income populations. This study was limited to self-reported physical activity and included a subsample ( N  = 41) of participants

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Brad R. Julius, Amy M.J. O’Shea, Shelby L. Francis, Kathleen F. Janz, and Helena Laroche

motivation to support activity over time ( 10 ). Understanding the influence of child age, child gender, and time of the day/week on parent and child PA may guide future family-based PA interventions and needs to be examined in low-income populations and parents with obesity. The primary aim of this study

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Carrie W. LeCrom, Brendan Dwyer, and Gregory Greenhalgh

.1097/00006199-199803000-00005 10.1097/00006199-199803000-00005 Frisby , W. , & Millar , S. ( 2002 ). The actualities of doing community development to promote the inclusion of low income populations in local sport and recreation . European Sport Management Quarterly, 2 ( 3 ), 209 – 233 . doi:10.1080/16184740208721923 10

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Risto Marttinen, Brianna Meza, and Sara B. Flory

population was comprised of American Indian or Alaska Native, Filipino, Pacific Islander, or were of two or more races. Waterfalls was considered a “Title I” school, serving a predominately low-income population determined by an unduplicated count of students (81%) who were receiving free- or reduced

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Sharon E. Taverno Ross

( Glanz, Rimer, & Viswanath, 2015 ). This may be particularly true for minoritized or low-income populations, where so many factors outside of the individual are competing against each other to determine health (e.g., neighborhood safety, access to healthy foods; Kumanyika, 2017 ). As such, prolonged and

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Gareth J. Jones, Christine E. Wegner, Kyle S. Bunds, Michael B. Edwards, and Jason N. Bocarro

the inclusion of low income populations in local sport and recreation . European Sport Management Quarterly, 2 , 209 – 233 . doi:10.1080/16184740208721923 10.1080/16184740208721923 Grint , K. ( 2005 ). Problems, problems, problems: The social construction of “leadership” . Human Relations