One in four adults walk for less than an hour per week
A quarter of adults in the UK walk for an hour or less a week, according to an online survey of two thousand people commissioned by YouGov. This figure includes everyday walking to the shops, work or school.
The West Midlands was revealed as the region that spends the least time walking, with over a third of adults (34%) walking for no more than an hour a week.
The East Midlands however came out as the best region when it comes to walking, with 59% of people doing at least the levels required to meet recommended physical activity guidelines.