Overall, 4065 responses were received from female pupils across 65 schools. No responses from male pupils are included in this report. Responses received from boys are presented in a separate report.
Some key findings:
- Girls were most likely to say that they were active most days (39%), and that they did more than 60 minutes of activity some days (35%).
- Overall, girls were most positive about being active (96% love it/like it), followed by PE (91% love it/like it), then sports day (81% love it/like it).
- Girls were most likely to say that they enjoyed the following aspect of being active in school: Having fun (88%); Being with friends (83%), and; Feeling happy (77%). 1% said that they didn't enjoy any aspect of being active in school.
Published on 1 March 2020