Physical activity among First Nations people off reserve, Métis and Inuit.

  title={Physical activity among First Nations people off reserve, M{\'e}tis and Inuit.},
  author={Leanne C. Findlay},
  journal={Health reports},
  volume={22 1},
BACKGROUND Research on physical activity among Aboriginal peoples has generally taken a pan-Aboriginal approach rather than considering First Nations people, Métis and Inuit separately. However, the groups differ geographically and culturally. DATA AND METHODS Data from the 2005 Canadian Community Health Survey were used to compare rates of active and moderately active leisure time (versus inactive) among First Nations people off reserve, Métis and Inuit with rates among non-Aboriginal people… CONTINUE READING

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