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Table 1 Mean (SEM) amount of moderate to vigorous intensity physical activity and percentage contribution of domestic activity to total MVPA in 4623 adults

From: Does doing housework keep you healthy? The contribution of domestic physical activity to meeting current recommendations for health

  Male Female
Age N MVPA from domestic activity (mins/wk) % of total MVPA from domestic activity N MVPA from domestic activity (mins/wk) % of total MVPA from domestic activity
16-20 134 50.4 (23.6) 8.1 (3.4) 149 59.3 (22.4) 19.1 (3.2)
21-30 264 74.1 (16.8) 13.9 (2.4) 450 170.7 (12.9) 38.2 (1.9)
31-40 343 91.1 (14.7) 16.5 (2.1) 507 175.4 (12.1) 41.1 (1.8)
41-50 345 104.2 (14.7) 20.4 (2.1) 421 154.8 (13.3) 36.3 (1.9)
51-60 317 112.3 (15.3) 25.7 (2.2) 376 164.8 (14.1) 38.7 (2.0)
61-70 287 90.0 (16.1) 28.2 (2.3) 369 116.3 (14.2) 35.5 (2.1)
71+ 274 72.0 (16.5) 19.1 (2.4) 400 64.0 (13.7) 24.0 (2.0)
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