Children's participation in dance activities in England 2008-2019, by age

This statistic presents the share of children that participated in dance activities in the last year in England, according to annual surveys conducted between 2008 and 2019. The share of 11-15 year olds participating in 2018/19 was measured at 30 percent, down from 53 percent in 2009/10. The share of 5-10 years olds participating in dance activities this year was slightly higher at 33 percent.

Share of children who participated in dance activities in the last year in England from 2008/09 to 2018/19, by age

5-10 years11-15 years
2018/1932.7%29.9%
2017/1831.3%30%
2016/1729.4%37.5%
2015/1626.9%35.9%
2014/1527.4%36%
2013/1430.4%37.6%
2012/1329.3%43.3%
2011/1230%45.2%
2010/1142.2%45.4%
2009/1045.1%52.6%
2008/0943.1%51.9%
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Sources

Release date

September 2019

Region

United Kingdom (England)

Survey time period

2008/09 to 2018/19**

Number of respondents

1,644*

Age group

5-15 years

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* Base for 2018/19 5-10 years old: n=999; 11-15 years old: n=645
2017/18. 5-10 year olds: n= 909; 11-15 year olds: n= 671.
2016/17: 5-10 year olds: n= 967; 11-15 year olds: n= 638.
2015/16: 5-10 year olds: n= 1096; 11-15 year olds: n= 684
2014/15: 5-10 year olds: n= 1,104; 10-15 year olds: n= 721.
2013/14: 5-10 year olds: n= 1233; 10-15 year olds n=786.
2012/13: 5-10 year olds: n= 1136; 10-15 year olds n=801.
2011/12: 5-10 year olds: n= 1040; 10-15 year olds n=771.
2010/11: 5-10 year olds: n= 1590; 10-15 year olds n=1116.
2009/10: 5-10 year olds: n= 1809; 10-15 year olds n=1350.
2008/09: 5-10 year olds: n= 1476; 10-15 year olds n=1146.

** Survey periods run April to March.

The source provides the following additional information: "Data for 5-10 year olds relates to out of school activities only. Data for 11-15 years olds relates to activities undertaken both in and out of school."

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