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April 2009 online edition
The April 2009 online edition of Canadian Social Trends, released today, features another article from the series Life in the metropolitan areas entitled: "Are suburban residents really less physically active?"
This article quantifies and discusses the difference between the levels of physical activity of residents of high-density neighbourhoods and low-density, suburban neighbourhoods of metropolitan areas. It uses data on time use from the 2005 General Social Survey, focusing on the activities of people aged 15 and over.
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