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SEABS'08: The Scottish Environmental Attitudes and Behaviours Survey 2008

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GREENSPACE

Respondents were asked how often they visit public gardens, parks, countryside or other greenspaces. When asked how often they visited greenspaces, 55% of respondents said they did so at least once a week, 22% said at least once a month but less than once a week, 13% said less than once a month, and 10% said they never visited greenspaces.

Most respondents (79%) said that is was very important to them to have gardens, parks, countryside or other greenspaces nearby, while 18% said it was fairly important. Only 2% said that this was not very important and 1% that this was not at all important.