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Table 2 Total sample (n = 14315 diary days) and doer sub-samples* of accumulated daily minutes walking for transport related to nine major activity categories

From: Patterns of walking for transport and exercise: a novel application of time use data

Activity Category Total sample Doer sub-sample*
  mean ± SD** # of diary days
(%)
Mean ± SD
median (25 th , 75 th )
Personal care 0.02 ± 0.59 18
(0.1%)
13.9 ± 9.5
10 (5,20)
Employment 1.36 ± 7.17 942
(6.6%)
20.6 ± 19.6
15.0 (10,25)
Education 0.52 ± 4.69 261
(1.8%)
28.8 ± 19.9
25 (15,40)
Domestic 0.05 ± 1.32 34
(0.2%)
21.1 ± 17.4
17.5 (8.8, 30)
Child care 0.49 ± 5.41 209
(1.5%)
33.6 ± 30.0
25, (10,45)
Purchasing 1.86 ± 8.61 1216
(8.5%)
21.9 ± 20.8
20 (10,25)
Voluntary work and care 0.14 ± 2.10 99
(0.7%)
19.9 ± 15.8
15 (10,30)
Social and community interaction 0.76 ± 5.58 472
(3.3%)
23.1 ± 20.7
20 (10,30)
Recreation and leisure 0.60 ± 5.51 323
(2.3%)
26.4 ± 25.8
20 (10, 32.5)
  1. * 'Doer' is an accepted time use research term that represents a participant sub-sample of those reporting any of the indicated PA. # of diary days varies within each PA variable category as indicated. ** Median and 25th, 75th percentiles are not presented for total sample since all values were zero.