Boys spend more time play­ing sport

Yorkshire Post - - NEWS -

SPORTS: Boys spend more time than girls on sport­ing ac­tiv­i­ties, ac­cord­ing to of­fi­cial fig­ures.

The Of­fice for Na­tional Statis­tics said young peo­ple aged be­tween eight and 15 spend 68 min­utes a day on an out­door ac­tiv­ity, sport or trav­el­ling on foot or by bi­cy­cle. Boys spent 40 min­utes a day on sport com­pared with 25 min­utes a day for girls.

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