Why are girls less physically active than boys? (Telford et al., 2016)

A study by researchers from the University of Canberra and Australian National University found that 8-year-old girls were less likely to take part in extracurricular sport than boys and took 2,000 less steps per day. Overall, girls were 19% less active than boys. Girls also had poorer cardio-respiratory fitness and…
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