Methodology

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Knowledge Exchange Mechanism

  • Needs assessments (annual)
    –Topics in the framework and indicators within topic
     
  • Methods
    –Review changes to data collection
     
  • Knowledge transfer
    –Implications of findings
    –Policy and program response
    –Brief senior officials
     
  • Input into Ministerial decisions
    –Tracking against goal and informing strategies
Physical Activity Monitoring Framework

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Data collection cycles

  • 1998, 2003, 2008 - A focus on communication strategies, awareness
  • 1999, 2004, 2009 - A focus on local community opportunities, Municipalities Survey
  • 2000, 2005, 2010 - A focus on children and youth, School Survey
  • 2001, 2006, 2011 - A focus on the workplace
  • 2002, 2007, 2012 - Assessing trends, targets

 

Previous surveys

1981 Canada Fitness Survey, please click here
1988 Campbell Survey on Well-Being in Canada, please click here