Reasons for taking camping trips less often in the U.S. 2016

What keeps you from participating in camping more often?

Reasons for taking camping trips less often in the U.S. 2016 This statistic shows reasons for taking camping trips less often in the U.S. in 2016. During the survey, 58 percent of the participants said that lack of time due to work or school kept them from camping more often.
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What keeps you from participating in camping more often?

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Share of respondents
Lack of time due to work or school commitments58%
Lack of time due to family commitments35%
Not enough vacation time28%
Too expensive16%
No one to go with14%
Need better or different equipment11%
Bad weather8%
Prefer the comfort of a hotel8%
Price of fuel5%
Park closed2%
Could not get a reservation2%
Family issues2%
Have young children2%
Health reasons2%
Distance1%
No transport1%
Share of respondents
Lack of time due to work or school commitments58%
Lack of time due to family commitments35%
Not enough vacation time28%
Too expensive16%
No one to go with14%
Need better or different equipment11%
Bad weather8%
Prefer the comfort of a hotel8%
Price of fuel5%
Park closed2%
Could not get a reservation2%
Family issues2%
Have young children2%
Health reasons2%
Distance1%
No transport1%
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This statistic shows reasons for taking camping trips less often in the U.S. in 2016. During the survey, 58 percent of the participants said that lack of time due to work or school kept them from camping more often.
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