The Ministry of Sports of Russia submitted
on the results of work for 2018. According to data, more than 54 million people are involved in sports in our country: 20 million working citizens and 33 million students.
The most popular sport among Russians was football, 3.1 million people are involved in it. In second place is volleyball (2.
3 million), then swimming (1.9 million), athletics (1.7 million) and basketball (1.7 million). The top ten also included fitness aerobics, skiing, table tennis, chess and hockey.