In most of poor families, children would like to spend their spare time at home or in an extended family. They are more likely to grow up in neighborhoods that their parents say are not good for raising children, and their parents are always worried about their children in trouble with the law.
It may be a challenge for low-income parents to spend time in finding chances for children’s daily activity. According to the survey from “the relationship between children’s physical activity and family income in rural settings: A cross-sectional study,” more than 60% of parents stated the reason that limit their child’s physical activity were cost which includes enrollment fees, transportation fees, safety concerns, and access to indoor facilities near home. If you are interested, you could find more information at https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5737980/.