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Table 3 Percentages of participants who (did not) change(d) their activities during COVID-19

From: Meaningful activities during COVID-19 lockdown and association with mental health in Belgian adults

  Not different In another environment In another way Comparable activity
Self-care (n = 1750) 61% 15% 22% 16%
Free time activities indoors (n = 1651) 44% 29% 22% 29%
Social activities outdoors (n = 1015) 11% 40% 70% 36%
Household (n = 1603) 79% 7% 13% 7%
Free time activities outdoors (n = 1226) 16% 69% 56% 10%
Caring for my health through sports (n = 1383) 32% 48% 34% 35%
Caring for my health through cooking (n = 1317) 68% 20% 15% 7%
Sexuality (n = 1085) 83% 4% 10% 5%
Attending trainings (n = 902) 6% 66% 84% 4%
Doing chores in and around the house (n = 824) 61% 17% 27% 8%
Going to work (n = 741) 23% 65% 31% 2%
Caring for family (n = 513) 56% 15% 23% 23%
Caring for others outside the family (n = 382) 25% 32% 55% 4%
Volunteering work (n = 205) 27% 39% 48% 12%
Caring for my health through mental activities (n = 358) 46% 23% 26% 29%
Student job (n = 106) 82% 6% 8% 4%
Doing chores for other people (n = 102) 37% 24% 40% 18%
Religious activities (n = 81) 37% 56% 26% 7%