Mode shifting in school travel mode: examining the prevalence and correlates of active school transport in Ontario, Canada

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p618
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the study conducted to examine the prevalence and correlates of mode shift among school transport in Ontario, Canada. It states that the correlates of school transport fails to make school trips shift between morning and afternoon. It also mentions that different correlates of active school transport were found across elementary and secondary school students.


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