The Taking Part 2012/13 annual child release is now available. The latest statistical bulletin and further details about the survey can be found here.

Notes to editors
The Taking Part Survey, conducted by Kantar Public for the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, is England’s survey of culture, leisure and sport, with 10,000 interviews conducted with adults aged 16+, and around 1,000 interviews with children aged 11-15, every year. The survey provides detailed data on participation in cultural and sporting activities for adults and children aged 5 to 15. Further information is available upon request.

About Kantar Public
Kantar Public is a leading provider of specialist social research, offering insight into public policy to government and not-for-profit clients. Delivering a range of approaches including bespoke proprietary research and consultancy, random probability survey capabilities, as well as social marketing and polling, our work informs policy makers across national and local Government at the highest level. Kantar Public forms part of the Kantar group of companies.

For more information please contact:
Gillian Prior (Kantar Public)
Tel: 020 7656 5796


Tom Knight (Department for Culture, Media and Sport)
Tel: 020 7211 6021