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Table 7 Physical Activity Patterns of each EPA Region in the NHAPS Survey1.

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

EPA Region Number of Individuals (N) Leisure Time Physical Activities (%)2 Household Related Activities (%)2 No participation in LT PA (%)3 Mean Score (kcal/kg)
New England 464 7.2 26.2 84.5 38.5
North Atlantic 770 6.0 27.1 84.2 38.6
Mid-Atlantic 890 4.7 27.4 88.7 38.3
South Atlantic 1356 4.4 26.5 87.9 38.8
Midwest 1319 4.6 26.0 88.3 38.7
South Central 787 4.5 28.5 86.9 38.8
Central 345 3.5 28.1 91.6 39.3
North Central 276 5.7 24.9 83.3 39.4
Pacific 1005 7.6 26.0 82.8 38.4
Mountain 303 7.0 27.3 82.5 40.0
  1. 1National Human Activity Pattern Survey (NHAPS). 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.