Findings from the Women in Sport Report Canada’s dairy farmers and our key partners helped fund a major report on the status of Canadian women in sport. Here are the facts:

Women only get5% of sport media coverage*

Between ages 3-17, 41% of girls don’t participate in sport

That figure jumps to an astounding 84% in adulthood

Nearly all sponsorship dollars 99.6% in the sports industry go to male sports.

And yet, Canada’s female athletes and teams have experienced unparalleled success on the global stage in recent years.

*According to a 4-year investigation of front page coverage of the Saturday sport section in Canada’s two most circulated newspapers.

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