Research and analysis

Transport appraisal: valuing health impacts

Describes a method to estimate the health benefits of walking and cycling interventions.


Research into valuing health impacts in transport appraisal

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The walking and cycling health benefits method is explained by calculating the impact in a given scenario.

The aim is to provide input into the WebTAG guidance on physical activity.

Published 22 August 2017