ERIC Number: ED334110
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Leisure Trends in Ontario. Working Paper 90-5.
Capodilupo, Alessandra M.
The trends in leisure behavior of persons who live in Ontario (Canada) are identified in this report that provides a basis for planning and development of relevant programming to meet the leisure interests and needs of Ontarians. The report is organized into four chapters. The first chapter provides a general introduction to the concept of leisure, and to the research methodology employed by the various studies forming the basis of the present report. It also summarizes the major findings regarding leisure behavior of Ontarians. The second chapter highlights various leisure activities that are popular among Ontarians, organized under four major categories: inter- and intrapersonal activities; sports, fitness, recreational, and outdoor activities; arts and cultural activities; and media-related activities. The third chapter describes the leisure pursuits of Ontarians by ethnocultural background. The fourth chapter describes leisure behavior patterns of young Ontarians. A 26-item list of references is included. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: TV Ontario, Toronto.
Identifiers: Leisure Activities; Ontario