Published January 22, 2020 | Version v1
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ActiveAge data (AAGE-2015)

  • 1. Aalto University


Data manager:

  • 1. Aalto University


Data description:

This data is collected as part of the ActiveAge project and includes the following datasets: Home locations, everyday errand points, and happy places (places where individuals have reported to feel happy). 

Who collected (person/organization):

The dataset is collected in department of Built Environment, Aalto University, Finland, in Prof. Marketta Kyttä’s research team.

Funding: Finnish ministry of education and culture

when collected the data:

Data is collected in 2015

Data characteristics:

Age range: Data is collected from individuals aged 55-75

Geographical area: The data is collected from Helsinki metropolitan area in Finland covering the municipalities of Helsinki, Vantaa, and Espoo

Spatial reference: ETRS89_TM35FIN_E_N

Data quality:

Tools and methods: The data was collected using the Maptionnaire tool ( from a randomly collected sample of 5000 individuals.

Link to survey: the survey is online at ( (last checked 30 August 2019)


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