The relation between physical activity and rural space concerning 13-18 Year-Old Romanian youth

Sandor, Iosif and Biddle, Stuart J. H. ORCID: (2011) The relation between physical activity and rural space concerning 13-18 Year-Old Romanian youth. Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 2 (1). pp. 53-55. ISSN 2069-3419

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Scarce data on physically active and sedentary youth behaviour in the Transylvanian rural space are available. Romania is a relatively new member of the EU; however the socioeconomic status (SES) of the people in this country may differ from other countries. The main differences, not only the geographical ones, between the rural and the urban space could also specifically influence the population’s health and quality of life, in our case the youths’ between 13 and 18 years old.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
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Date Deposited: 12 May 2017 05:10
Last Modified: 24 Apr 2018 02:45
Uncontrolled Keywords: environment, physical effort, sedentary behaviours, physical activity, rural space
Fields of Research (2008): 11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science > 110602 Exercise Physiology
12 Built Environment and Design > 1205 Urban and Regional Planning > 120501 Community Planning
Fields of Research (2020): 42 HEALTH SCIENCES > 4207 Sports science and exercise > 420702 Exercise physiology
33 BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN > 3304 Urban and regional planning > 330401 Community planning
Socio-Economic Objectives (2008): C Society > 92 Health > 9299 Other Health > 929999 Health not elsewhere classified

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