The Breakdown: How Do We Feel About New Year’s Resolutions?
This year will be different, we swear.
January 8, 2019
Just how much do Vancouverites stick to their New Year’s Resolutions? Well…
Only 1/4 of British Columbians make new year’s resolutions
Say they always keep them
Keep them for a little while
Break them within moments
1942: Year the Finnish government established the first “Dry January” public health campaign
3: Number of days fewer of sobriety if you take part in the BC Cancer Foundation’s’ February “Lose
the Booze” challenge instead
Top 5 Resolutions in B.C.
+37%: Five-year average increase in bike commutes over the Burrard Bridge in January vs. December
194: Number of commercial fitness centres in the city of Vancouver
258: Number of registered private fitness instructors
414: Number of “wellness centres”