The Active Lives Survey is the new measure for sport and physical activity across England and replaces the Active People Survey.
The Active Peoples Survey tracks the number of people taking part in sport and physical activity in England. It provides information on physical activity levels over time, by demographic, sport and geographic area. You can use their Active People Interactive Tool to create your own tailored analysis.
Active Places Power is an interactive mapping and reporting tool provided by Sport England for those delivering community sport. It facilitates the strategic planning of sport provision through advanced analytical tools that reference the most authoritative sport facility and club database within the country.
Sport England has created nineteen sporting segments to help us understand the nation's attitudes to sport, their motivations and barriers.
5. MOVES Tool
The MOVES tool is designed to provide information on the return on investment for health of sport and physical activity. The MOVES tool is based on the evidence that increased physical activity reduces the risk of a number of diseases, including cardiovascular disease and diabetes.
Sport England’s Economic Value of Sport – Local Model provides area based estimates of the sport contribution to the local economy in terms of a range of outcomes such as employment and health.
The Local Sport Profile provides up-to-date data for their local areas, covering sports participation, facilities, health, economic, and demographics, all in one place
This page gives an overview of some of the research resources that Sport England have produced, with helpful links to help you fully explore the area you're interested in.
This resource aims to help Sport England colleagues and partners to evaluate funding streams and projects effectively and get maximum value from measurement and evaluation (M&E). It is designed to provide you with easy-to-follow guidance and resources to help you develop your own approach to measuring and evaluating your work. Building the six steps into programme planning and implementation will help you get the most benefit from M&E.
This tool provides information on health indicators and physical activity levels by region and local authority and temporal trends.
This tool maps demographic and health data across five geographic levels, to a small area level.
12. GM Mapping
MappingGM provides a range of maps that you can use to explore Greater Manchester‘s housing, planning and infrastructure data.
Offer a wide-range of official national, regional and local datasets.
12. Sporting Equals
Register and log in to the Sporting Equals website to view their data, research and insight working within BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnicity) communities.
13. Women in Sport
Their Resource Library and Research Reports pages offer insight for your strategies, funding applications and to design effective programmes involving more and women and girls in sport and physical activity.
This page contains all research commissioned, published and released by EFDS or in partnership.
Provides evidence-based guidance for sport and physical activity to improve health and social care.