2010 Physical Activity Monitor

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Bulletin 06: Access to after school programs


Based on a subsample of the 2010 Physical Activity Monitor, Canadian parents were asked whether their child had access to supervised programs after school. According to parents, more than one quarter (28%) of children have access to such programs, the majority of which (66%) charge a fee. Moreover, 71% of parents report that physical activity was a component of these after school programs.


Publication Date: October 20, 2011