Published Research - Sport and Physical Recreation


This page lists publications that have used Sport and physical recreation microdata. ABS encourages researchers to provide citations for their published research using microdata so that others can share the benefits of that research. This information also helps ABS understand the range of research activities undertaken.

To submit information about your research that has used microdata please email

2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006

Engelberg, T., Skinner, J. and Zakus, D. 2014. 'What does commitment mean to volunteers in youth sport organizations?'. Sport in Society, vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 52-67.

Hajkowicz, S.A. et al. 2013. 'The future of Australian sport: Megatrends shaping the sports sector over coming decades'. A consultancy report for the Australian Sports Commission.

Veal, A.J., Toohey, K. and Frawley, S. 2012. 'The sport participation legacy of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games and other international sporting events hosted in Australia'. Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Avents, vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 155-184.

Veal, A.J. and Frawley, S. 2012. '‘Sport for All’ and Major Sporting Events: Trends in sport Participation and the Sydney 2000 Olympic games, the 2003 Rugby World Cup and the Melbourne 2006 commonwealth Games'. School of Leisure, Sport and Tourism Working Paper 6, Sydney: UTS.

Dobbinson, S.J., Hayman, J.A. and Livingston, P.M. 2006. 'Prevalence of health promotion policies in sports clubs in Victoria, Australia'. Health Promotion International, vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 121-129.

McCormack, G.R., Giles-Corti, B., Bulsara, M. and Pikora, T.J. 2006. 'Correlates of distances traveled to use recreational facilities for physical activity behaviors'. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, vol. 3, No. 18.