2021 physical activity factsheets for the European Union Member States in the WHO European Region
Updates of the physical activity country factsheets of the European Union Member States in the WHO European Region that were first published in 2015. The factsheets provide snapshots of the epidemiology of physical inactivity, national policy responses and current monitoring and surveillance systems.
Provides information collected within the European Union Physical Activity Focal Points network on selected indicators of physical activity from surveillance and monitoring data, data collection procedures and the sources used for some of the information for the European Union. The second section comprises the physical activity factsheets of all 27 countries in the European Union.
This document was prepared to support Member States by exchanging successes and experiences to provide inspiration for further development, refinement and implementation of effective policies. It is also intended to inspire closer collaboration and synchronization of data collection and policy development among Member States, while monitoring trends and identifying effective approaches in this important area of public health.