How Do Canada’s Children Rate?

Active Healthy Kids Report Card

Canada provides many opportunities for children to be physically active, through organized sports and outdoor play spaces. But only 7% of children 5 to 11 years old are active enough to meet guidelines for the amount of physical activity needed to be healthy.  Learn more about the report card and why Canada’s children rank low at the website Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card.  Information is also available in the following documents:

 

“Information has been provided from the 2014 Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth with permission from Active Healthy Kids Canada”. Please use the following citation: Active Healthy Kids Canada (2014). Is Canada in the Running? The 2014 Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Toronto: Active Healthy Kids Canada.

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