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Table 2 Equestrian activities, the frequency with which they were undertaken and the distance that respondents travelled to participate in them

From: An online survey of horse-owners in Great Britain

Activity Number (and percentage) of participants who participated in activity at least once a year. (n = 3733) Percentage of respondents who participated in activity twice a month or more. (% all respondents n = 3733, % respondents who undertook the activity) Most likely frequency if activity was undertaken. (Mode) Percentage of respondents who travelled long distances (11 miles or more) to participate in activity. (% of all respondents n = 3556, % of respondents who undertook the activity) Most likely distance travelled if activity was undertaken. (Mode)
Hacking 3482 (93) 87,94 More than once a week 10,11 I do this activity where I keep my horse
Riding lessons 2426 (65) 38,58 Once a week 17,25 I do this activity where I keep my horse
Lessons/training at different premises 2042 (55) 18,33 Once a month 27,45 11-50 miles
Dressage 1900 (51) 17,32 Once a month 30,58 11-50 miles
Use of facilities at different premises (eg cross country schooling) 1992 (53) 13,25 Once every 3 months 27,48 11-50 miles
Ponyclub 1486 (40) 13,33 Once a month 22,52 11-50 miles
Showjumping 1475 (40) 13,32 Once a month 25,59 11-50 miles
Showing 1501 (40 9,23 Once every 3 months 26,65 11-50 miles
Farrier visits 3388 (91) 8,9 Once a month 4,5 I do this activity where I keep my horse
Hunting 853 (23) 6,27 Once a year 10,42 11-50 miles
Eventing 817 (22) 6,28 Once a month 19,83 11-50 miles
Endurance 665 (18) 6,31 Once a month 16,90 11-50 miles
Breeding 654 (18) 3,16 Once a year 10,52 I do this activity where I keep my horse
Driving 280 (8) 3,43 Once a year 2,27 I do this activity where I keep my horse
Trailblazers 413 (11) 2,15 Once a month 8,68 11-50 miles
Western 182 (5) 2,32 Once a year 2,37 I do this activity where I keep my horse
Point to Point 111 (3) 1,30 Once a year 2,56 11-50 miles
Vaulting 56 (2) 0.4,29 Once a year 1,35 I do this activity where I keep my horse
  1. All % are rounded to nearest unit.