Department of Health

Healthy Workers Initiative

Cultural and Recreational Services

The Cultural and Recreation Services refers to those providing cultural and recreational facilities and services and covers a wide variety from workplaces from zoos to archaeological sites to live sporting events.

The data below provides information on the health risks of people working in this industry compared to the entire working population with a focus on smoking, physical inactivity, nutrition and harmful alcohol consumption.

Prevalence of modifiable lifestyle risk factors

Analysis of all Persons aged 18 or more Current Smoker Inadequate Fruit & Veg intake Physical Inactivity BMI - Measured BMI - Measured Waist Circumference Waist Circumference Alcohol Increased Lifetime Risk
Overweight OR obese Obese Increased OR high risk High Risk
NATIONAL
22%
49%
71%
59%
23%
55%
31%
24%
Cultural & Recreational Services
13%
47%
62%
60%
24%
52%
35%
20%

NOTE: Highlighted items are significantly different from the national average