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Table 1 Characteristics of English urban lower-layer super output areas used within model one

From: Domestic gardens and self-reported health: a national population study

Variable Mean SD
Average domestic garden size within the LSOA (hectares), 2000/2001 0.02 0.01
% of LSOA covered by domestic gardens [as used within sensitivity analysis] from GLUD 2000 29.06 15.93
% of LSOA covered by total greenspace (excludes gardens) from GLUD 2000 33.77 24.32
IMD Income score for the LSOA, 2004 0.15 0.12
IMD Education score for the LSOA, 2004 0.11 0.08
IMD Employment score for the LSOA, 2004 23.68 19.53
Average house price Z-score for LSOAs, 2004 − 0.09 0.54
Population density within the LSOA, 2001 (people per hectare) 47.19 38.57
Average pollution from particular matter (of ten microns in diameter or smaller) in the LSOA, 2004 21.79 2.97
Ratio of observed to expected lung cancer hospital admissions (01/04/2002–31/03/2014) 1.07 0.82
The percentage of people reporting ‘poor health’ from the 2001 Census of Population at the LSOA level 8.90 3.42