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Table 2 Levels of total (non-occupational), household, leisure and transport sedentary time

From: Prevalence and correlates of domain-specific sedentary time of adults in the Netherlands: findings from the 2006 Dutch time use survey

  Total sedentary time Household sedentary time Leisure sedentary time Transport sedentary time
Minutes/day Percentage Minutes/day Percentage Minutes/day Percentage Minutes/day Percentage
Overall 478.2 (107.2) 61.1% 135.4 (49.0) 17.4% 261.0 (107.2) 33.0% 64.7 (44.5) 8.6%
Gender
 Male 496.0 (116.9) 65.9% 129.8 (46.5) 17.6% 276.0 (120.6) 36.0% 73.2 (50.5) 10.1%
 Female 462.6 (95.3) 56.8% 140.3 (50.7) 17.2% 247.9 (91.9) 30.3% 57.2 (36.9) 7.2%
Age
 18–34 years old 451.5 (109.8) 62.1% 112.3 (43.3) 15.5% 223.0 (81.4) 30.9% 70.3 (39.7) 10.0%
 35–49 years old 432.6 (82.0) 58.4% 135.7 (47.1) 18.2% 214.9 (78.2) 28.9% 70.8 (45.2) 9.8%
 50–64 years old 493.7 (94.6) 62.1% 141.4 (47.3) 17.9% 274.8 (98.9) 34.3% 66.8 (46.5) 8.6%
  ≥ 65 years old 561.5 (105.8) 63.1% 150.1 (52.0) 17.0% 359.2 (114.1) 40.3% 45.6 (39.8) 5.1%
Educational level
 Low 498.2 (107.8) 60.3% 151.0 (55.0) 18.4% 286.2 (112.4) 34.3% 52.8 (40.3) 6.6%
 Middle 463.7 (105.3) 60.6% 130.0 (42.8) 17.0% 246.6 (99.4) 32.0% 69.5 (44.9) 9.3%
 High 474.0 (105.9) 62.4% 125.9 (45.2) 16.7% 251.7 (105.7) 32.8% 71.3 (45.7) 9.8%
Work status
 Not working 538.6 (103.6) 60.5% 149.1 (52.6) 16.8% 324.7 (112.9) 36.4% 50.1 (38.8) 5.7%
 Part-time 446.2 (92.7) 56.9% 132.3 (43.4) 16.9% 224.1 (78.2) 28.6% 65.6 (41.4) 8.4%
 Full-time 439.0 (91.6) 64.9% 123.3 (45.6) 18.3% 222.2 (86.5) 32.7% 79.5 (47.4) 11.8%
Self-reported health
 Very good/good 473.4 (105.1) 61.0% 133.9 (48.4) 17.3% 254.1 (103.6) 32.4% 66.9 (45.0) 9.0%
 Not good 506.7 (116.0) 61.3% 144.4 (52.1) 17.6% 301.6 (118.4) 36.2% 51.7 (38.8) 6.4%
Mobility issues
 No issues 471.7 (104.7) 61.0% 133.6 (47.4) 17.3% 253.3 (103.1) 32.4% 66.8 (44.5) 9.0%
 Issues 522.2 (113.7) 61.1% 148.5 (57.7) 17.5% 316.1 (119.1) 36.7% 49.7 (41.2) 5.9%
Weight status
 Normal (BMI 18.5–24.9) 461.6 (103.6) 60.0% 132.4 (48.1) 17.3% 244.3 (98.8) 31.5% 63.9 (41.9) 8.6%
 Overweight (BMI 25.0–29.9) 489.2 (105.1) 62.0% 137.8 (48.3) 17.5% 273.2 (108.0) 34.2% 67.0 (48.2) 8.8%
 Obese (BMI ≥30.0) 517.5 (115.1) 63.4% 138.7 (53.1) 17.0% 302.8 (126.0) 36.6% 64.2 (45.3) 8.3%
Sleep time
 Sleeping 7–9 h/day 479.9 (108.3) 60.9% 135.3 (47.7) 17.2% 259.5 (108.8) 32.5% 68.3 (45.7) 9.0%
 Sleeping < 7 or > 9 h/day 475.0 (105.2) 61.4% 135.6 (51.3) 17.6% 263.8 (104.0) 33.8% 58.2 (41.5) 7.8%
Smoking behaviour
 No 478.8 (107.9) 60.7% 135.2 (48.2) 17.2% 261.5 (107.5) 32.8% 64.9 (45.0) 8.6%
 Yes 476.3 (104.6) 62.4% 136.4 (52.1) 17.9% 259.8 (106.0) 33.6% 64.0 (42.9) 8.7%
Drinking alcohol
 Never 461.7 (111.1) 58.2% 136.8 (49.6) 17.2% 250.7 (104.5) 31.3% 58.7 (40.8) 7.7%
 1–7 glasses/week 475.3 (99.2) 60.9% 136.8 (47.9) 17.5% 256.1 (97.2) 32.6% 66.0 (44.6) 8.7%
  > 7 glasses/week 496.1 (112.2) 63.9% 131.4 (49.6) 17.2% 276.2 (120.0) 35.0% 69.1 (48.1) 9.3%
Eating take-away food
 Never 503.1 (113.3) 60.8% 140.6 (52.9) 17.1% 292.3 (115.5) 35.0% 54.8 (42.9) 6.8%
 Less than once a month 473.6 (104.5) 60.1% 140.9 (47.2) 17.9% 255.1 (103.6) 32.0% 62.5 (40.9) 8.2%
 Once a month or more 465.6 (102.5) 61.8% 128.5 (47.0) 17.1% 246.1 (100.5) 32.4% 72.4 (46.4) 9.9%
Happiness
 Very happy/happy 478.2 (107.3) 61.1% 135.3 (48.5) 17.4% 260.3 (107.2) 32.9% 65.6 (44.4) 8.7%
 Not happy 477.1 (104.7) 59.5% 138.3 (58.1) 17.4% 276.0 (109.2) 34.1% 50.6 (43.3) 6.5%
  1. BM Body Mass Index
  2. The numbers shown are mean minutes/day and the mean percentages of the total waking, non-occupational time/day