Frequency of sports participation during COVID-19 outbreak Japan 2020

According to a survey conducted in June 2020, close to 21 percent of respondents in Japan stated that they participated in sports or physical exercises five days or more per week on average from February to May 2020 after the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. When compared to an earlier survey, the rate of respondents who were doing sports at least once per week or more often declined, indicating an impact of COVID-19 on sports activities and lifestyle.

Frequency of participating in sports and physical activities amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Japan as of May 2020

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Release date

August 2020



Survey time period

June 3 to 5, 2020

Number of respondents

2,504 respondents

Age group

18-79 years

Special properties

respondents who participated in sports/physical exercise between February and May, 2020

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: "How many days did you participate in sports activities or physical exercises on average from February to May 2020?"

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