Leisure activities 1997-2011

Leisure activities 1997-2011

Personal characteristics Periods Sports Membership sports club (%) Sports Physical exercise 5 hours a week or more (%) Sports Physical exercise 1-4 hours a week (%) Sports Mental exercise 5 hours a week or more (%) Sports Mental exercise 1-4 hours a week (%) Hobbies Club activities at least once a month (%) Hobbies Membership hobby club (%) Culture Visit to a museum At least once a month (%) Culture Visit to a museum 3-11 times a year (%) Culture Concert At least once a month (%) Culture Concert More than 3 times a year, not monthly (%) Culture Theatre At least once a month (%) Culture Theatre More than 3 times a year, not monthly (%)
Total personal characteristics 1997 26 13 40 8 21 48 9 3 13 3 16 1 7
Total personal characteristics 1998 26 12 41 8 19 48 8 3 14 5 16 1 8
Total personal characteristics 1999 27 13 41 7 20 48 8 3 14 4 16 1 8
Total personal characteristics 2000 28 13 41 8 20 48 9 3 14 5 16 2 9
Total personal characteristics 2001 28 13 42 8 19 48 8 1 13 4 14 2 7
Total personal characteristics 2002 27 13 42 7 19 47 8 1 14 4 13 2 7
Total personal characteristics 2003 29 14 42 7 18 48 8 1 14 4 13 1 7
Total personal characteristics 2004 30 15 42 7 19 47 8 1 13 3 13 1 7
Total personal characteristics 2005 . 16 42 6 19 48 . 1 14 4 13 1 7
Total personal characteristics 2006 . 17 42 7 20 47 . 1 14 5 14 2 8
Total personal characteristics 2007 . 18 42 7 22 46 . 1 15 6 14 2 8
Total personal characteristics 2008 . 18 42 7 22 45 . 1 15 5 13 1 8
Total personal characteristics 2009 . . . 7 22 . . . . 6 11 2 7
Total personal characteristics 2010 . . . 8 21 . . . . 5 14 2 6
Total personal characteristics 2011 . . . 6 22 . . . . 5 12 1 7
Source: CBS.
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Table description


Leisure activities; sports, hobbies, culture, recreation, going out, use of the media and holidays by personal characteristics.

Data available from 1997-2011

Status of the figures:
All data recorded in this publication are final data.

Changes compared with previous version: July 2017.
None, this table was stopped.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable

Description topics

Sports
Membership sports club
The data refer to persons aged 18 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: justice and participation.
Physical exercise
The data refer to persons aged 4 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: basis.
Questions concerning children under the age of 12 have been answered by
parents or guardians.
5 hours a week or more
1-4 hours a week
Mental exercise
The data refer to persons aged 15 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: justice and participation.
5 hours a week or more
1-4 hours a week
Hobbies
Club activities at least once a month
The data refer to persons aged 4 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: basis.
Questions concerning children under the age of 12 have been answered by
parents or guardians. At least once a month active participation in one or
more clubs.
Membership hobby club
The data refer to persons aged 18 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: justice and participation.
Culture
Visit to a museum
These data refer to persons aged 4 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: basis.
Questions concerning children under the age of 12 have been answered by
parents or guardians.
From 2001, the question asked in the period 1997-2000: 'Do you
occasionally visit a museum? 'has been superseded by the question: '
Did you visit a Dutch museum during the last 12 months?'.
At least once a month
In the period 1997-2000 once a month, from 2001 at least once a month.
3-11 times a year
Concert
The data refer to persons aged 15 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: justice and participation.
At least once a month
More than 3 times a year, not monthly
Theatre
The data refer to persons aged 15 or older.
Source: Integrated System of Social Surveys: justice and participation.
At least once a month
More than 3 times a year, not monthly