Distribution of gym memberships in Germany 2016

This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in Germany in August 2016 on current or past active gym members. Roughly 30 percent of respondents who were physically active were never a gym member before.

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Release date

August 2016



Survey time period

August 11 to 19, 2016

Number of respondents

1,005 respondents

Age group

18-69 years

Special properties

Physically active*

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* Respondents were 18 to 69 years of age and members of the German-speaking resident population in Germany, physically active with sports or at least occasionally so.

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