Bulletin 01: Physical activity levels of Canadians

2014-2015 Physical Activity Monitor (Adult focus),

January 1, 2015

Bulletin 1 in this series examines leisure-time physical activity (PA) levels of Canadians. It was found that the proportion of Canadians who are considered active has slightly increased from 49% in 2003 to 53% in 2013. Based on 2013 data, more men than women are active, and activity levels decreased with increasing age.