2001 Volume 18 Pages 477-482
The purpose of this paper to examine the method of data collection using pedometer and clarify the pedestrian characters which have not been surveyed by existing method in detail. First, the comparative study between pedometer and existing survey is conducted through the analysis of actual condition on pedestrian mobility. Second, from the deference of pedestrian mobility between metropolitan city and local city, some behavioral patterns in various type of area are investigated by using normal and high performance pedometer. A result obtained for these analysis shows amount of walking in large shopping center is no less than in centerdistrict.