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Get user's activity statistics in the format requested using units in the unit system which corresponds to the Accept-Language header provided. Activity statistics includes Lifetime and Best achievement values from the My Achievements tile on the website dashboard. Response contains both statistics from the tracker device and total numbers including tracker data and manual activity log entries as seen on the Fitbit website dashboard.

Access Type: Read

Rate Limited: Yes

OAuth: oauth_token is optional, if omitted you should explicitly specify <user-id>.

Privacy: My Achievements (Friends or Anyone) privacy permission grants access to other user's resource.


Change Notice


Best calories burned day achievement will be removed on Monday, October 20, 2014. More

Resource URL

GET /<api-version>/user/<user-id>/activities.<response-format>


The API version. Currently 1.


User's encoded id or "-" (dash) to indicate user currently authenticated via the token credentials provided.


The response format. Currently supported response formats are json and xml for responses in JSON and XML, respectively.



Via token credentials. oauth_token authentication header parameter is optional.

Request Headers



The measurement unit system to use for response values.


API Response in format requested: JSON or XML.

Response body format

Note: Text within <> is a descriptive place holder for a value.

JSON Response


Note: Text within [] is a descriptive place holder for a value.

XML Response

Note that lifetime summary and best achievement data for the floors (<floors>) currently included only for the users with the Fitbit One or Ultra trackers paired to account (or paired to the account in the past). 



JSON Response
XML Response
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