|Organized sports with coach or instructor||41.5||43||40.7||41.6||38.9||47.4||32.5||43.4||42.6||50.2||44.1|
|Music, art or other non-sport activity||17.7||17.8||20.4||16.3||17.5||16.6||13.2||18.4||18.9||28.2||18.5|
Source: CICH graphic created using data from the Survey of Young Canadians 2010/2011, Statistics Canada- Custom runs.
There are differences in children’s participation in organized activities depending on the province in which they live.
In 2010/11, fifty percent of 3 to 5 year-olds in British Columbia took part in sports with a coach or instructor (except dance, gymnastics or martial arts) once per week or more.
That compares with 33% in Manitoba.
Twenty-eight percent participated in music, art or other non-sport activity or clubs/groups in British Columbia, compared with 13% in Manitoba.