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Table 3 Mean METs by activity

From: Daily metabolic expenditures: estimates from US, UK and polish time-use data

  Poland UK US
  mean St d N Mean St d N Mean St d N
Sleep and personal care 1.1 0.07 47,610 1.08 0.07 11,993 1.06 0.08 53,044
Paid work 3.08 1.07 24,920 2.53 0.88 6070 2.33 0.69 30,083
Unpaid work & education 2.48 0.48 42,110 2.4 0.41 10,708 2.37 0.39 42,652
Care activities 2.38 0.47 21,297 2.47 0.48 5858 2.38 0.57 25,799
Exercise, walking, cycling 4.06 0.84 17,242 4.6 1.47 3663 4.41 1.38 13,595
At home leisure 1.41 0.06 46,247 1.41 0.11 11,732 1.41 0.12 49,937
Away from home leisure 1.69 0.26 10,743 1.62 0.29 3917 1.69 0.35 11,706
Travel 2.39 1.14 40,794 1.85 0.82 11,113 1.59 0.44 47,128
Other, missing 1.5 0 124 1.5 0 1634 1.3 0 6848