Journal article

Results from Australia’s 2014 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth

N Schranz, T Olds, D Cliff, M Davern, L Engelen, B Giles-Corti, S Gomersall, L Hardy, K Hesketh, A Hills, D Lubans, D Macdonald, R Macniven, P Moran, T Okely, AM Parish, R Plotnikoff, T Shilton, L Straker, A Timperio Show all

Journal of Physical Activity and Health | Published : 2014


Funding Acknowledgements

This work originated at the University of South Australia. The authors also thank the following individuals for their contributions to the 2014 Australian Report Card: Mark Tremblay and Joel Barnes from the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute. This article used unit record data from the Growing Up in Australia, the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children. The study is conducted in partnership between the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA), the Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The findings and views reported in this paper are those of the author and should not be attributed to FaHCSIA, AIFS or ABS. This article also used unit-record data from the National Secondary Students' Diet and Activity (NaSSDA) survey. We acknowledge funding for this survey was sought from Cancer Council Australia and National Heart Foundation of Australia.