Survey Results

Current Search Criteria

  • Survey: 2007 National Survey of Children's Health
  • Starting Point: Child Health Measures
  • State/Region: Nationwide
  • Topic: Community and School Activities
  • Question: 5.3: Participation in organized activities outside school, age 6-17 (details…)
  • Sub Group: Age groups (6-17yrs)

Edit Search Criteria

Change question, topic or survey


Tabular Data

Indicator 5.3: How many children participate in one or more organized activities outside of school, such as sports teams or lessons, clubs, or organizations? (details...)
Do not participate in organized activitiesParticipate in 1 or more organized activitiesTotal %
6-11 yrs old%21.378.7100.0
C.I.(19.9 - 22.6)(77.4 - 80.1)
n4,09023,673
Pop. Est.5,074,52818,799,065
12-17 yrs old%17.682.4100.0
C.I.(16.4 - 18.7)(81.3 - 83.6)
n4,91131,332
Pop. Est.4,445,02020,882,146

C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval. Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
n = Cell size. Use caution in interpreting Cell sizes less than 50.

Data Graph

table data presented as graph

Edit Search Criteria

Compare this measure across years

Change question, topic or survey

With funding and direction from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, the National Survey of Children’s Health was conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics. CAHMI is responsible for the analyses, interpretations, presentations and conclusions included on this site.

Suggested citation format: National Survey of Children's Health. NSCH 2007. Data query from the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health website. Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from www.childhealthdata.org.

ind5_3_07