Physically active children

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Percentage of schoolchildren who spend a minimum of two hours each week on high quality PE and school sport within and beyond the curriculum

Source: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF)

Publisher: Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO)

Geographies: Local Authority District (LAD), County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National

Geographic coverage: England

Time coverage: 2007/08

Type of data: Survey data

Update frequency: Annually
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-1345
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Update frequency: Annually
Temporal coverage from: 2007
Precision: The indicator is a direct measure of service provision within state schools. It is important to acknowledge that this indicator does not take into account physical activity provision within private schools or physical activity undertaken by children outside of school, and so cannot be used as a total measure of physical activity for children. Although efforts have been made to clearly define
Source: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF)
Department: Department for Children, Schools and Families
Temporal coverage to: 2008