London 2012 Olympic Games: 5-10 year olds motivation to take part in sports 2011-2016

Would you say that the UK hosting the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games has encouraged you to take part in sport?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 21, 2016
London 2012 Olympic Games: 5-10 year olds motivation to take part in sports 2011-2016 This statistic represents how the UK hosting the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games has encouraged children aged 5 to 10 in England to take part in sports during the period and during in the two years following the games. In the 2011/12 survey 72 percent of young children saying the games did not not encourage them to participate in sports at all. However in 2013/14 the share of those encouraged 'a lot' rose from 4 to 14 percent.
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Would you say that the UK hosting the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games has encouraged you to take part in sport?

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Not at allA littleA lotDon’t know
2011/1272.1%20.1%4.3%3.5%
2012/1346.4%33.7%18.4%1.6%
2013/1454.4%31.1%14.1%0.5%
2014/1559.6%26.5%13.2%0.8%
2015/16**69.6%18.5%11.8%-
Not at allA littleA lotDon’t know
2011/1272.1%20.1%4.3%3.5%
2012/1346.4%33.7%18.4%1.6%
2013/1454.4%31.1%14.1%0.5%
2014/1559.6%26.5%13.2%0.8%
2015/16**69.6%18.5%11.8%-
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 21, 2016
This statistic represents how the UK hosting the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games has encouraged children aged 5 to 10 in England to take part in sports during the period and during in the two years following the games. In the 2011/12 survey 72 percent of young children saying the games did not not encourage them to participate in sports at all. However in 2013/14 the share of those encouraged 'a lot' rose from 4 to 14 percent.
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