Source: Sport England
14 January 2021
Some 31.3 (2.3m) did less than an average of 30 minutes a day, with an increase of 2.4% (+201,400) in the proportion who were less active over the last year. The number of less active children is still less than it was in 2017/18.
For Gloucestershire, there has been a significant increase of those who are inactive (doing less than 30 minutes of activity a day) from 27% to 31%. As can be seen by the data here.
This report presents data from the Active Lives Children and Young People Survey for the academic year 2019/20. Data is presented for children and young people in school Years 1-11 (ages 5-16 in England. Read the full report here.
This report should be read in conjuction with our Coronavirus (Covid-19) Report, which can be accessed here.