Table 6

Multilevel logistic regression analysis of gardening activity (yes/no) (n = 3.942) for perceived general health: parameter and standard error [p-value]

Perceived general health ('excellent/very good/good' = 1)


Model 1a

Model 1b

Model 2a

Model 2b


% of green (1 km)

.006 (.002) [p = .003]

.005 (.002) [p = .005]

% of green (3 km)

.006 (.003) [p = .021]

.006 (.003) [p = .026]

Gardening activity (yes = 1)

.195 (.073) [p = .008]

.203 (.073) [p = .005]


Note All analyses are controlled for age, gender, level of education, income and urbanicity.

Maas et al. BMC Public Health 2008 8:206   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-8-206

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