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4901.0.55.001 - Children's Participation in Sport and Leisure Time Activities, 2003 - 2012 Quality Declaration 
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 21/12/2012   
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AGE AND SEX

The rate of children's participation in sport and/or dancing was 66% in 2012. The highest participation rate was for those aged 9-11 years (73%). Participation in sport and/or dancing was similar for boys (67%) and girls (65%) in 2012. However, for those aged 12-14 years participation was significantly higher for boys (67%) compared with girls (61%).

2.1 Children participating in sport and/or dancing, By sex and age group - 2012
Graph: 2.1 Children participating in sport and/or dancing, By sex and age group—2012






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