Table 1

Site characteristics and pedestrian characteristics, (n=1102)

Characteristic%n
Pedestrian characteristics:
Observed time period
 8:00–9:0046.6514
 12:00–13:0028.6315
 16:00–17:0024.8273
Age group
 <18 years3.0934
 18–24 years18.8207
 25–44 years54.3598
 45–64 years19.2212
 65+ years4.651
Gender
 Female45.8505
 Male54.2597
Distraction
 None70.3775
 Handheld phone6.268
 Hands-free phone1.820
 Text messaging7.380
 Listening to music11.2123
 Other3.336
Social
 Alone80.0877
 Walking with other(s)
 Not talking8.492
 Talking12.1133
Cross at crosswalk
 Yes94.41040
 No4.246
 NA1.516
Obey lights
 Yes84.6932
 No12.2134
 NA3.336
Look left and right prior to crossing
 Yes34.9385
 No65.1717
Site characteristics:
Number of lanes
 214.4159
 344.7492
 427.6304
 512.5138
 60.33
 70.56
  • NA, not applicable.