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Scottish Health Survey 2014 - volume 1: main report

Presents results for the Scottish Health Survey 2014, providing information on the health and factors relating to health of people living in Scotland.

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Table 5.8 Influence of Commonwealth games on participation, 2014 by age and sex

Aged 16 and over 2014
Perceived influence of Commonwealth Games Age Total
16-44 45-64 65+
% % % %
Men
Before start of Commonwealth Games (23 July 2014)
I have taken up a new sport - 0 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 2 - - 1
I am doing more sport or physical activity 2 1 - 1
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 3 2 0 2
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 10 6 4 7
On / after start of Commonwealth Games (23 July 2014)
I have taken up a new sport - 1 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 3 1 - 1
I am doing more sport or physical activity 2 - - 1
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 7 4 1 5
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 6 5 1 5
Whole of 2014
I have taken up a new sport - 1 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 2 0 - 1
I am doing more sport or physical activity 2 0 - 1
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 5 3 1 3
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 9 6 3 6
Women
Before start of Commonwealth Games (23 July 2014)
I have taken up a new sport 0 - - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 2 1 - 1
I am doing more sport or physical activity 2 1 - 1
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 5 2 0 3
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 7 3 5 5
On / after start of Commonwealth Games (23 July 2014)
I have taken up a new sport - 1 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 4 1 - 2
I am doing more sport or physical activity 5 0 1 2
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 6 5 2 5
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 6 6 1 5
Whole of 2014
I have taken up a new sport 0 1 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 3 1 - 2
I am doing more sport or physical activity 3 0 0 2
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 5 4 1 4
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 7 5 3 5
All adults
Before start of Commonwealth Games (23 July 2014)
I have taken up a new sport 0 0 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 2 0 - 1
I am doing more sport or physical activity 2 1 - 1
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 4 2 0 2
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 9 5 4 6
On / after start of Commonwealth Games (23 July 2014)
I have taken up a new sport - 1 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 3 1 - 2
I am doing more sport or physical activity 4 0 0 2
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 6 5 2 5
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 6 6 1 5
Whole of 2014
I have taken up a new sport 0 1 - 0
I am thinking about taking up a new sport 3 1 - 1
I am doing more sport or physical activity 2 0 0 1
I am thinking about doing more sport or physical activity 5 3 1 4
I am more interested in sport and physical activity in general 8 5 3 6
Bases (weighted):
Men - before start of Games 271 191 118 579
Men - after start of Games 191 151 78 420
Men - whole of 2014 462 342 195 999
Women - before start of Games 266 196 140 602
Women - after start of Games 211 164 104 479
Women - whole of 2014 477 360 244 1081
All adults - before start of Games 537 387 257 1181
All adults - after start of Games 402 315 182 899
All adults - whole of 2014 939 702 439 2080
Bases (unweighted):
Men - before start of Games 185 202 164 551
Men - after start of Games 124 145 105 374
Men - whole of 2014 309 347 269 925
Women - before start of Games 236 237 193 666
Women - after start of Games 170 179 140 489
Women - whole of 2014 406 416 333 1155
All adults - before start of Games 421 439 357 1217
All adults - after start of Games 294 324 245 863
All adults - whole of 2014 715 763 602 2080

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