The Census of Social Institutions (CSI): a public health direct observation measure of local land use


Show simple item record Heinrich, Katie M. Hughey, Joseph Randles, Anthony Wall, Dustin Peterson, N. Andrew Jitnarin, Nattinee Berkel, LaVerne Eaton, Peter Bowles, Doug Haddock, C. Keith Poston, Walker S. Carlos 2012-10-23T18:48:23Z 2012-10-23T18:48:23Z 2012-10-23
dc.description.abstract This manuscript describes the development of the Census of Social Institutions (CSI), a reliable direct observation parcel-level built environment measure. The CSI was used to measure all nonresidential parcels (n=10,842) in 21 one-mile-radius neighborhoods centered around census block groups of varying income and ethnicity in a large metropolitan area. One year test-retest intra-class correlations showed high reliability for Major Use Type and Detailcode observations. The CSI accurately captured the presence of about 9,500 uses, including 828 Multiple Major Use and 431 Mixed Major Use parcels that would have been missed in standard commercial databases. CSI data can be utilized to determine the health impacts of environmental settings. en_US
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dc.rights The final publication is available at en_US
dc.subject Built environment en_US
dc.subject Behavior settings en_US
dc.subject Land use en_US
dc.subject Health en_US
dc.subject Parcel en_US
dc.subject Geographic information systems en_US
dc.title The Census of Social Institutions (CSI): a public health direct observation measure of local land use en_US
dc.type Article (author version) en_US 2010 en_US
dc.citation.doi doi:10.1007/s11524-010-9443-7 en_US
dc.citation.epage 415 en_US
dc.citation.issue 3 en_US
dc.citation.jtitle Journal of Urban Health en_US
dc.citation.spage 410 en_US
dc.citation.volume 87 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid kmhphd en_US

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