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Table 4 Physical Activity Patterns of each Ethnic Group in the NHAPS Survey4.

From: Activities Contributing to Total Energy Expenditure in the United States: Results from the NHAPS Study

Race Number of Individuals (N) Number of activities1 Leisure Time Physical Activities (%)2 Household Related Activities (%)2 No participation in LT PA (%)3
White 6152 32 5.6 27.2 85.9
African-American 719 21 3.6 24.0 90.8
Hispanic 279 27 5.2 26.2 86.7
Asian 123 22 5.5 22.5 82.9
Other 121 25 4.0 25.0 85.9
  1. 1Number of activities to account for 90% of energy expenditure for each group. 2Percentage of energy expenditure for each group. 3Percentage of individuals who did not report at least one occurrence of leisure time physical activity in the past 24-hour period. 4 National Human Activity Pattern Survey (NHAPS). 173 individuals refused to identify their ethnicity and are not included in this table.