Research and Analytics

Evidence-based research about active living, recreation and sport lead to effective policy development and decision making that benefits all Albertans. The Recreation and Physical Activity division coordinates and supports research and a variety of knowledge transfer and knowledge mobilization strategies.

Designed to support and inform decision making, research informs Alberta Government analysis and decision-making; and enhances sector practices for numerous community and stakeholder partners. The design of our research and knowledge management approach is driven by the outcomes and strategic priorities of Active Alberta.

Active living, recreation and sport research coordinated by Tourism, Parks and Recreation sources includes, but is not limited to:


Other sources for research, knowledge transfer and knowledge mobilization in the recreation, active living and sport areas include, but are not limited to:


Economic Impact Studies

Last reviewed/revised: June 10, 2014
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