Acoustical quality in office workstations, as assed by occupant surveys

Kasper Lynge Jensen

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Abstract

We analyzed acoustic satisfaction in office environments in buildings surveyed by The Center For The Built Environment (CBE). A total of 23,450 respondents from 142 buildings were included in the analysis. Acoustic satisfaction in the CBE survey is a function of satisfaction with both noise and speech privacy. In the database people are significantly more dissatisfied with speech privacy than noise level (P <0.01). Occupants in private offices are significantly more satisfied with the acoustics than occupants in cubicles (P
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIndoor Air 2005 : Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate
Volume2 / 2
Place of PublicationBeijing, China
PublisherTsinghua University
Publication date2005
Edition1.
Pages2401-2405
ISBN (Print)78-94-94830-6
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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Jensen, K. L. (2005). Acoustical quality in office workstations, as assed by occupant surveys. In Indoor Air 2005: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate (1. ed., Vol. 2 / 2, pp. 2401-2405). Tsinghua University.