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Transportation Needs of Community-living Older People in Sydney

Dent, Owen; Broe, G Anthony; Creasey, Helen; Waite, Louise; Cullen, John; Grayson, David A

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Objectives: To assess difficulty of access to both private and public transport experienced by older people living in the community in Sydney, to identify demographic and disability-related risk factors for poor access to transport, and to gauge the extent to which transport needs were met by assistance from relatives and friends. Method: An interview survey of a random sample of 620 people aged 75 years and older living in the community was conducted in the inner western suburbs of Sydney...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 1999
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/90609
Source: Australasian Journal on Ageing
DOI: 10.1111/j.1741-6612.1999.tb00125.x

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