Literature Review

Initiative Description: Literature review on Active Transport to school.

Study Results: The studies demonstrate that active school commuters tend to be more physically active overall than passive commuters.

Reference: Faulkner, G. E. J., Buliung, R. N., Flora, P. K., & Fusco, C. (2008). Active school transport, physical activity levels and body weight of children and youth: A systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 48(1), 3–8.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good