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Older adults

Key facts and stats

31.9% of people 55- 65 years old played sport at least once a week in Gloucestershire
19.1% of people 65 and over played sport at least once a week in Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire’s population of older adults is higher than the national average and 81% of people in Gloucestershire age 65 and over are considered inactive. Inactivity has implications for health, mental health and independence.

         - Active People Survey (APS) 9 

Research and insight

Age UK Getting Moving

Case studies