Utilization of Leisure Hours among Students of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria

  • Pius Olu Obasanmi
  • Jude Omokugbo Obasanmi


The purpose of this study is to find out the utilization of leisure hours among students of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria. The researchers attempted to find out whether the students of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma creates time for their leisure activities, the factors that affect the participation in leisure activities, the reason for active participation in leisure activities and what could be done to promote participation in leisure activities. Simple random sampling technique was used to select the respondents for study and questionnaire was used to collect the data. Amongst the conclusion reached was that sports should be taken seriously and should be regard as sports for all.

Keywords Leisure, Planning, Satisfaction and Utilization

LWATI: A Journal of Contemporary Research, 8(3), 13-23, 2011

Author Biographies

Pius Olu Obasanmi
Department of Physical and Health Education, Ekpoma - Nigeria
Jude Omokugbo Obasanmi
Department of Economics, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma - Nigeria

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eISSN: 1813-2227