Guthold, R., Stevens, G.A., Riley, L.M. and Bull, F.C. (Australia) - Research Article
883.Worldwide trends in insufficient physical activity from 2001 to 2016: a pooled analysis of 358 population-based surveys with 1·9 million participants
A description of levels of insufficient physical activity across countries, and estimate on global and regional trends.
Andrea Ramirez (MD, MPH), Federal University of Pelotas in Brazil (Brazil) - Research Article
6. ISPAH Early Career Network
For the Country Cards to have a broader impact, GoPA! will need to widen its reach beyond the academic sector. With further refinement of the cards, and training in their implementation, they could be an important tool for advancing country capacity for contextually-relevant strategies, actions and timelines for PA promotion.
Paul Moon (Australia) - Strategy Document
391. Links between Maori cultural well-being and participation in sports: a literature review – 2012
This literature review explores various dimensions of the relationship between participation by Maori in sports and aspects of culture.
Erica A. Hinckson et al (New Zealand) - Research Article
55. School Travel Plans: Preliminary Evidence for Changing School-Related Travel Patterns
In New Zealand, the School Travel Plan (STP) program was developed to increase school-related active travel rates and decrease traffic congestion. Preliminary findings suggest that the STP program may be successful in creating mode shift changes to favor school-related active travel.
Quigg, Robin et al (New Zealand) - Research Article
222. Using accelerometers and GPS units to identify the proportion of daily physical activity
There are relationships between the built environment and levels of physical activity and obesity. Previous research has identified playgrounds as facilities that can increase physical activity levels in children. The aim of this study was to investigate the location of physical activity in primary school aged children, and identify the proportion of physical activity occurring in public parks with playgrounds.
Helu, S.L. et al et al (New Zealand) - Epidemiological Report
277. Youth'07 The Health and Wellbeing of Secondary School Students in New Zealand
This report presents selected findings for 1190 Pacific secondary school students who took
part in New Zealand’s second national youth health and wellbeing survey, conducted in 2007.
The findings are compared with those from the first survey conducted in 2001.