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Catherine E. Draper, Simone A. Tomaz, Linda Biersteker, Caylee J. Cook, Jacqui Couper, Monique de Milander, Kamesh Flynn, Sonja Giese, Soezin Krog, Estelle V. Lambert, Tamarin Liebenberg, Cyndi Mendoza, Terri Nunes, Anita Pienaar, Alessandra Priorieschi, Dale E. Rae, Nafeesa Rahbeeni, John J. Reilly, Louis Reynolds, Marie-Louise Samuels, Ricardo Siljeur, Jody Urion, Mariza van Wyk and Anthony D. Okely

.1) minutes per day; 96.9% of children met current guidelines published by the Canadians and Australians. 2 , 3 Boys were significantly more active than girls, and urban high-income children were significantly less active than urban low-income and rural low-income children. Similar findings have been

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Kim Gammage, Rachel Arnold, Nicole Bolter, Angela Coppola, Thomas Curran, Lori Dithurbide, Karl Erickson, Mary Jung, Larkin Lamarche, Luc Martin and Kathleen Wilson

intergenerational studies that take into account the perspectives of children, parents, and grandparents. The current study explored the perceptions of intergenerational changes in AFP among families from understudied rural areas. Using an ecological framework of active play, the authors explored how AFP has

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Vida K. Nyawornota, Austin Luguterah, Seidu Sofo, Richmond Aryeetey, Margaret Badasu, John Nartey, Emmanuel Assasie, Samuel K. Donkor, Vivian Dougblor, Helena Williams and Reginald Ocansey

-based activities at school, home and in open spaces around the 216 districts in the country. Active Transportation C+ About 54% of children and youth, especially those in the rural areas, walk to school and back home covering about 2km. Sedentary Behaviours INC There was no data to describe children and youth

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Wei Gao and Keqiang Cao

Chinese adults living in urban and rural areas: a review . Journal of Sport and Health Science , 5 ( 3 ), 281 – 286 . doi:10.1016/j.jshs.2016.07.004 10.1016/j.jshs.2016.07.004

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Fabiana Medeiros de Almeida Silva and Aldemir Smith Menezes

of data of an epidemiological cross-sectional survey entitled “Living and Health Conducts of Adolescents Residents in Rural and Urban Areas in the State of Sergipe, Brazil,” developed in 2011 by the Research Group in Physical Education and Health of the Federal Institute of Education, Science and

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Kingsley K. Akinroye and Ade F. Adeniyi

children and youth in urban population and 43.7% in rural areas participate in organized sports. It was also found that 40% of children in public schools and 80% in private schools engage in organized sports that involved football, table tennis and athletics. The gradual incursion of Sport Academies has

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Hannah G. Calvert, Lindsey Turner, Julien Leider, Elizabeth Piekarz-Porter and Jamie F. Chriqui

Education Statistics. 42 Region was coded based on the U.S. census region 43 of the state where each school was located. Urbanicity included 3 categories (urban, suburban, and rural). Total student enrollment was categorized in 3 levels to indicate school size (<500, 500–999, and ≥1000). Race/ethnicity of

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Davy Vancampfort, Brendon Stubbs, Mats Hallgren, Andreas Lundin, James Mugisha and Ai Koyanagi

factors (e.g., somatic health, psychological wellbeing), social context (e.g., wealth and living arrangements), and environmental factors (e.g., urban or rural setting) interact to affect the opportunities for physically active lifestyles. In addition to these variables, we were also interested to measure

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Kirsi E. Keskinen, Merja Rantakokko, Kimmo Suomi, Taina Rantanen and Erja Portegijs

evidence either inconclusive or inconsistent ( Barnett et al., 2017 ; Cerin et al., 2017 ; Van Cauwenberg et al., 2018 ). In previous studies, neighborhoods have been characterized as urban/rural ( Lee & Park, 2015 ), urban/suburban/rural ( Hanibuchi, Kawachi, Nakaya, Hirai, & Kondo, 2011 ; Maisel, 2016

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Tyler Prochnow, Haley Delgado, Megan S. Patterson and M. Renée Umstattd Meyer

“underserved.” Children living in rural, low socioeconomic status, and/or communities of color are at greater risk of not meeting PA guidelines, 70 , 71 – 74 and therefore would benefit greatly from interventions and strategies to improve PA. Taylor et al 75 found many significant differences in how various