Research and analysis

Adult participation in sport: analysis of the Taking Part survey

The report outlines participation in sport by adults aged 16 and over.



Where possible, comparisons have been made by age, sex, ethnicity, illness and household characteristics.

Results are discussed in relation to the overall population, by sex, ethnic group, age group, household type and economic and social indicators, which comprise tenure, car ownership, academic attainment, socio-economic classification, employment status and income.