School-age Physical Activity (SPA) study. I.e. Lasten ja nuorten liikuntakäyttäytyminen Suomessa – LIITU-tutkimus 2018 in Finnish. (LIITU 2018)

Main funder

Funder's project numberOKM/847/625/2017

Funds granted by main funder (€)

  • 75 000,00

Funding program

Project timetable

Project start date01/04/2017

Project end date31/03/2018


The Finnish School-age Physical Activity (SPA) study is a national trend monitoring study on many determinants of physical activity among adolescents aged between 9 and 15 years old, which systematically (in two years interval) collect data of physical activity behaviors (PA), and PA-related attitudes and values, and other factors associated with PA behavior among 9-, 11-, 13- and 15-year-old pupils in Finland. A report on each data will be written and it create basis for evidence-informed decision making in national PA and sport policy making. In Spring 2018 the next SPA data will be collected including both survey and objective PA data. This project prepares the Spring 2018 data collection as well as analyses the Spring 2016 data further.

Principal Investigator

Other persons related to this project (JYU)

Primary responsible unit

Follow-up groups

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