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Table 1 Population characteristics of parkrun participants

From: Exploring the benefits of participation in community-based running and walking events: a cross-sectional survey of parkrun participants

Parkrun participants (census date 3rd December 2018)
n 1,549,806  
Proportion female 759,050 51.3%
Mean age of participants (years) 40.5  
Index of multiple deprivation
 n 1,385,961  
 Quartile 1 181,561 13.1%
Physical activity level at registration
 n 1,656,006  
 Less than one day per week of activity 109,296 6.6%
Mean years registered with parkrun 3.5  
Mean number of parkruns run/walked per year 3.7