Availability, use, and suitability of 1) Public facilities and programs 2) Commercial facilities for physical activity or sport

Public: 93% report facilities and programs available locally. 65% say they meet their children’s needs quite or very well, 15% that they do not meet their children’s needs very well or at all. 31% report that their child uses these facilities and programs often or very often; 30% use them somewhat often, and 39% never or rarely use these types of facilities or programs. / Commercial: 61% report that facilities are available. 18% say their children use these types of facilities often or very often, 16% sometimes use them, and 66% never or rarely use them. 47% - facilities meet their children’s needs quite or very well, 19% somewhat meet their child’s needs, and 34% do not meet their child’s needs very well or at all. / More statistics by the various categories.

Publication Date: 
2012-1
Sponsor: 
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute (CFLRI)