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Theresa E. Gildner, J. Josh Snodgrass, Clare Evans and Paul Kowal

adults living in urban and rural settings ( Amato & Zuo, 1992 ; King, Rejeski, & Buchner, 1998 ). Thus, participant setting was classified as urban or rural, based on definitions used by national statistical agencies in each country. To account for various factors associated with household socioeconomic

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Lisa E. Bolger, Linda A. Bolger, Cian O’ Neill, Edward Coughlan, Wesley O’Brien, Seán Lacey and Con Burns

-based physical activity and nutrition intervention project ( Coppinger, Lacey, O’Neill, & Burns, 2016 ). Three primary schools (1 rural mixed and 2 urban single sex: 1 boys and 1 girls) from a region in southern Ireland were invited to partake in the project. Ethical approval was obtained from Cork Institute of

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Silvia A. González, Camilo A. Triana, Catalina Abaunza, Laura Aldana, Luis F. Arias-Gómez, Jhael Bermúdez, Diana Marina Camargo Lemos, Juan Camilo Cuya, Daniel D. Cohen, Jorge Enrique Correa-Bautista, Iván D. Escobar, Karen Lorena Fajardo, Johnattan García, Rocio Gámez, Julia Andrea Gómez, Yaneth Herazo Beltrán, Maria Jose Lizarazo, Oscar Lozano, Paola Andrea Martínez, Mercedes Mora, Diana C. Páez, Robinson Ramírez-Vélez, Maria Isabel Rodríguez, Nubia Ruiz, Gustavo Tovar, Julieth Pilar Uriza and Olga L. Sarmiento

level. 12 The Ministry of Health has also implemented actions to promote PA at the individual and community levels, with a special focus on rural areas. Despite the increase in policies, only 0.23% of the National Budget is earmarked for the Sports Sector in 2018. However, the specific budget for PA

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Salomé Aubert, Julien Aucouturier, Caroline Ganière, Alicia Fillon, Pauline Genin, Julien Schipman, Benjamin Larras, Corinne Praznoczy, Martine Duclos and David Thivel

disabilities, and/ or if they are situated in poor, rural or critical areas. This help does not exceed 1,500 euros in 65% of the cases, but 100% of the clubs receive it annually. Conclusion While findings from two national surveys show that French children and youth are spending too much time in front of a

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Angela Maria Hoyos-Quintero and Herney Andrés García-Perdomo

into 3 large groups. Factors Linked to the Socioeconomic or Political Context According to Draper et al, 17 location was a factor in determining the different conditions among the care giving sites or kindergartens (differences in socioeconomic class and rural vs urban contexts), which indirectly

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Erika Rees-Punia, Alicia Holloway, David Knauft and Michael D. Schmidt

, N (%) 111 (17) 510 (62) 365 (70) 356 (63) Locale code b Mid-size city Rural Rural Small town Garden details  Establishment 2008 2010 2009 2014  Square footage 8200 6050 14,100 1400  Average class time, min 45 30 27 15 a Based on 2013 AdvancED Executive Summary school reports unless otherwise specified. b

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Rosenda Murillo, Pooja Agrawal, Sheila Berenji-Jalaei, Elizabeth Vasquez and Sandra Echeverria

immigrant enclave may influence physical activity and could have an impact on the type of people they see walk in their neighborhood, which may influence activity as well. 23 Further, whether an individual resides in an urban versus rural setting could influence frequency of seeing people walk and

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Mallory S. Kobak, Andrew Lepp, Michael J. Rebold, Hannah Faulkner, Shannon Martin and Jacob E. Barkley

present except there was no iPad present on the sedentary table. In addition to accelerometry data, the time children allocated to the sedentary and physical activities during each 30-minute activity session was recorded via a stopwatch (Champion Sports, Rural Hall, NC). At the end of each 30-minute

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Inácio Crochemore M. da Silva, Grégore I. Mielke, Andréa D. Bertoldi, Paulo Sergio Dourado Arrais, Vera Lucia Luiza, Sotero Serrate Mengue and Pedro C. Hallal

groups. These findings claim for public health interventions focusing on those who have been left behind. There are some caveats to interpret this study. First, it is a representative study of Brazilian urban areas, and our findings cannot be extrapolated to rural settings, which represent less than 20

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Karl Spiteri, David Broom, Amira Hassan Bekhet, John Xerri de Caro, Bob Laventure and Kate Grafton

.issn.1002-0829.214171 Chrisman , M. , Nothwehr , F. , Yang , G. , & Oleson , J. ( 2015 ). Environmental influences on physical activity in rural Midwestern adults: A qualitative approach . Health Promotion Practice, 16 ( 1 ), 142 – 148 . PubMed ID: 24662894 doi:10.1177/1524839914524958 Cousins