Data and Statistics

Physical Activity Trends

Public health surveillance is the ongoing systematic collection, analysis, and interpretation of outcome-specific data for use in planning, interpretation, and evaluation of public health practice. The latest facts, statistics and surveillance systems related to physical activity are provided.

Data, Trends and Maps
Use these maps and interactive database systems to find information relating to physical activity.

Trends in Meeting the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines, 2008—2017 pdf icon[PDF-133KB]
Information on the percentage of adults and adolescents meeting the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.

State Indicator Report on Physical Activity 2014 pdf icon[PDF-2.69MB]
Information on physical activity behavior and policy and environmental supports within each state.

Surveillance Systems
Nutrition, physical activity, obesity, and breastfeeding surveys and data collection systems.

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