Healthy Attendance? The Impact of Cultural Engagement and Sports Participation on Health and Satisfaction with Life in Scotland

Data from the Scottish Household Survey 2011 has been used to statistically explore the relationship between taking part in cultural and sporting activities, attending cultural places and key quality of life measures in Scotland. This report presents the findings of the analysis of this relationship.


1. Throughout the report reference to 'good health' means those who self-reported their health as very good or good.

2. Full results for individual activities including significance levels are reported in Table 1 in Chapter 4.


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