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Table 3 Time allocation to active SLOTH domains in minutes per day by age and sex

From: Time allocation to active domains, physical activity, and health indicators in older adults: cross-sectional results from the OUTDOOR ACTIVE study

  Women Men
Total (n = 465) < 70 yrs. (n = 210) ≥70 yrs. (n = 255) Total (n = 448) < 70 yrs. (n = 227) ≥70 yrs. (n = 221)
Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Leisure, only active
 Total 21.1 (31.4) 22.8 (29.4) 19.6 (33.0) 20.9 (33.4) 24.6 (36.8) 17.2 (29.2)
 Participation rate % 58.7 62.9 55.3 50.0 55.9 43.9
 Performers only 35.9 (34.0) 36.2 (29.8) 35.5 (37.5) 41.9 (36.8) 43.9 (39.6) 39.2 (32.9)
Occupation, including volunteer work
 Total a a
 Participation rate % 56.8 63.3 51.4 55.6 57.3 53.9
 Performers only a a
Transport, only active
 Total 11.9 (9.5) 11.3 (8.4) 12.4 (10.2) 10.5 (9.7) 10.6 (10.1) 10.4 (9.3)
 Participation rate % 84.6 85.7 80.8 83.9 86.3 81.5
 Performers only 14.4 (8.5) 13.2 (7.6) 15.4 (9.1) 12.5 (9.4) 12.2 (9.9) 12.7 (8.8)
Home-based activities
 Total 101.4 (91.3) 93.4 (79.8) 108.0 (99.4) 69.5 (70.2) 70.1 (70.5) 68.8 (70.0)
 Participation rate % 85.6 86.7 84.7 86.6 88.1 85.1
 Performers only 118.5 (87.8) 107.5 (76.1) 127.5 (95.8) 80.2 (69.4) 79.5 (69.9) 80.9 (69.1)
Housework
 Total 76.5 (72.0) 72.2 (63.7) 80.1 (78.1) 35.4 (37.9) 37.4 (37.8) 33.4 (38.0)
 Participation rate % 83.9 85.7 82.4 80.4 82.8 77.8
 Performers only 91.2 (69.5) 84.2 (60.9) 97.2 (75.7) 44.1 (37.5) 45.1 (37.1) 42.9 (38.1)
Gardening
 Total 24.9 (39.4) 21.1 (32.9) 28.0 (43.8) 34.0 (48.8) 32.7 (49.2) 35.4 (48.6)
 Participation rate % 62.2 61.4 62.8 72.3 70.0 74.7
 Performers only 40.0 (43.4) 34.4 (36.2) 44.6 (48.1) 47.1 (51.8) 46.7 (52.9) 47.4 (50.9)
  1. aData not available
  2. SD Standard deviation