Tameside is estimated to be home to over 226,000.The latest Active Lives results published by Sport England (November 2019-Nov 2020) shows that 69.5% of adults in Tameside are active for at least 30 minutes a week, this equates to 125,600 adults moving. However this is a decrease of 5,200 from 12 months ago and we need to all keep working together to support active lives for all in Tameside.
Learn more about Tameside activity levels related to key demographic data such as gender, age and disability here.
Active Lives data (academic year 2019-20) also shows that *63.4% of children and young people in Greater Manchester are moving, achieving at least 30 minutes of physical activity a day. In Tameside 66.7% children and young people are moving 30 mins + per day (18-19 academic year).
For more information about children and young people’s physical activity levels in Greater Manchester here.
*Borough Level Data: Please note that this data should be interpreted with caution, Covid-19 had a significant impact on data collection and the caveats for the data can be found here.
A real life example of how Tameside Council, applied the GM Moving Local Pilot Enabler of Change 'effective work across and between sectors' in their work