What keeps you from joining a health club now?*

The statistic shows the results of a survey concerned with the reasons why people don't join a health club. 27 percent of respondents say they don't join a health club because they can exercise for free somewhere else.

Download this statistic as XLS, PNG and PDF?
Basic Account
  • Access to basic statistics (approx. 7%)
  • Common download functions
Premium Account
$588per year*
  • All the advantages of the Basic Account
  • Instant access to all statistics
  • Download as XLS, PNG and PDF
 Percentage of respondents
Too expensive / cannot afford it 54%
I exercise somewhere else for free 27%
No time 18%
I do not exercise 18%
I would feel out of place 17%
I participate in another type of exercise outside the health club 13%
There is no health club located close to me 12%
It's too crowded 10%
Nobody I know goes to a health club 9%
I don't know what I would do there 9%
I have an injury / surgery / other condition and therefore cannot join a health club 9%
I am too out of shape to even think about it 8%
I am not sure there is someone there to guide 3%
I might hurt myself 3%
Source information for logged in users only.
Show our solutions
Everything you need to know about...
Health & fitness clubs - Statista Dossier
  • Great time-saver
  • All relevant statistics included

Offer: Order your Premium Account now & and get this dossier for free.

Get free dossier
You may also be interested in...
Show more
Market Analytics
Recent Statistics
Related market forecasts
Recommended studies and dossiers

Find the proper statistic fast and easy: