Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2013 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Measuring Workplace Travel Behaviour: Validity and Reliability of Survey Questions

Table 3

Mean survey, travel diary, and accelerometer outcomes by travel mode.

ModeSurveyTravel diaryAccelerometer
(%)Time (minutes) (%)Time (minutes)% MVPA*MVPA time** (minutes)

Car37 (82)4333 (73)4662.6
Public transport3 (7)677 (16)60148.3
Walked/cycled5 (11)255 (11)16243.8

% MVPA is the MVPA time for the journey to work from accelerometer data divided by the total time for the journey to work from travel diary.
**MVPA time in minutes for the journey to work calculated for all 65 participants.

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