Regular sport and exercise protect against many physical and psychological illnesses. However, around 60% of the Swiss population do too little physical exercise.1 At the same time, Swiss people are more active than in previous years, with more and more people doing a lot of sport.
1 Core document for Switzerland: Bewegungsförderung und Unfallprävention (promoting health and preventing accidents) published by the bfu – Swiss Council for Accident Prevention
2 Sport Switzerland 2014: sporting activities and sporting interests of the Swiss population
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Source: Federal Office of Public Health, 2015