Economic Costs of Physical Inactivity in Europe

09/09/2015 14:03

The economic costs of physical inactivity in Europe have been presented in a new report commissioned by the International Sport and Culture Association (ISCA) and produced by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR).


The report acknowledges the increasing trend of physical inactivity, its risks to European citizens' well-being and its growing challenge for European economies. It also reveals some figures such as that not moving is killing half a million people across EU every year what costs the European economy over 80 billion Euro.


The full report, infographics and other useful tools and materials can be obtained at: