The U.S. National Physical Activity Plan is a comprehensive set of policies, programs, and initiatives that aim to increase physical activity in all segments of the American population. The Plan comprises recommendations that are organized in eight societal sectors:


  • Business and Industry
  • Education
  • Health Care
  • Mass Media
  • Parks, Recreation, Fitness and Sports
  • Public Health
  • Transportation, Land Use, and Community Design
  • Volunteer and Non-Profit


The Plan is the product of a private-public sector collaborative. Hundreds of organizations are working together to change our communities in ways that will enable every American to be sufficiently physically active. 

Download the National Physical Activity Plan.

Visit the U.S. National Physical Activity Plan website.