2004 Physical Activity and Sport Monitors

Local opportunities for physical activity and sport : Trends from 1999–2004 (2005) (ISBN 1-895724- 49-X)

The 2004 Physical Activity Monitor which is a population-based study was undertaken to examine aspects Canadians’ perceptions of the availability of supportive social and physical environments to promote physical activity and sport in their own communities. More specifically, this report examines Canadians’ access to information on physical activity and sport in their community, the effect of barriers for adults and for children regarding the opportunities for physical activity and sport in their community and the types of places, facilities, and opportunities for physical activity and sport.