Reasons for not participating in outdoor activities among Caucasians in the U.S. 2017

Reasons for not participating in outdoor activities among Caucasians in the United States in 2017

Reasons for not participating in outdoor activities among Caucasians in the U.S. 2017 This statistic shows the reasons for not participating in outdoor activities among Caucasians in the United States in 2017. During the survey, 15 percent of Caucasians in the U.S. said they did not participate in outdoor activities because they did not have the skills or abilities to do so.
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Reasons for not participating in outdoor activities among Caucasians in the United States in 2017

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Share of respondents
Too busy with family responsibilities 24%
Outdoor recreation equipment is too expensive 18%
I do not have anyone to participate with 18%
I do not have the skills or abilities 15%
I have a physical disability 11%
Places for outdoor recreation are too far away 10%
Places for outdoor recreation are too expensive 10%
Too busy with other recreation activities 9%
I do not have enough information 9%
My health is poor 9%
I have no way to get to venues for outdoor recreation 6%
Places for outdoor recreation are too crowded 5%
I have household members with a physical disability 4%
I am afraid of getting hurt by animals 3%
I am afraid of getting hurt by other people 3%
Places for outdoor recreation are poorly maintained 2%
Venues for outdoor recreation are polluted 1%
Other reason(s)13%
Share of respondents
Too busy with family responsibilities 24%
Outdoor recreation equipment is too expensive 18%
I do not have anyone to participate with 18%
I do not have the skills or abilities 15%
I have a physical disability 11%
Places for outdoor recreation are too far away 10%
Places for outdoor recreation are too expensive 10%
Too busy with other recreation activities 9%
I do not have enough information 9%
My health is poor 9%
I have no way to get to venues for outdoor recreation 6%
Places for outdoor recreation are too crowded 5%
I have household members with a physical disability 4%
I am afraid of getting hurt by animals 3%
I am afraid of getting hurt by other people 3%
Places for outdoor recreation are poorly maintained 2%
Venues for outdoor recreation are polluted 1%
Other reason(s)13%
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This statistic shows the reasons for not participating in outdoor activities among Caucasians in the United States in 2017. During the survey, 15 percent of Caucasians in the U.S. said they did not participate in outdoor activities because they did not have the skills or abilities to do so.
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