Physical Activity Statistics 2015

This is an update to our 2012 physical activity statistics publication. It documents physical activity levels and sedentary behaviour in children and adults. 

The chapters explore the proportions of people meeting recommendations, new European comparisons, the types of physical activity people participate in, travel habits, and the factors influencing activity and sedentary behaviour.

The publication was produced in collaboration with the British Heart Foundation Centre on Population Approaches for Non‑Communicable Disease Prevention, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford.

Tables and maps are included here for download.

Downloads

This publication can be ordered in hardcopy through the BHF Orderline on 0870 600 6566, by email [email protected] (quoting G1020/0115), or downloaded as a pdf.

All the charts and tables from the publication are available for download on this page:

Chapter 1 - Levels of Physical Activity (Excel)

Chapter 2 - Types of Physical Activity (Excel)

Chapter 3 - International Comparisons (Excel)

Chapter 4 - Cardiac Rehabilitation (Excel)

Chapter 5 - Sedentary Behaviour (Excel)

Chapter 6 - Types of Sedentary Behaviour (Excel)