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Physical activity data

Physical Activity data

The latest research  on physical activity in Scotland can be found here.

Research internationally suggests:

1 in 3 primary school girls do not get enough physical activity.

1 in 4 primary school boys do not get enough physical activity.

At 16 years of age 2 out of 3 girls do not get enough physical activity.

At 16 years of age 1 out of 3 boys do not get enough physical activity.

In adult men 6 out of 10 do not meet the minimum requirements for physical activity.

In adult women 7 out of 10 do not meet the minimum requirements for physical activity.

There are 3 times as many inactive children as there are children who are mobile.

 
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