Participation in and time spent on selected activities for late baby boomers and Generations X and Y at ages 20 to 29
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|Late baby boomers† (born 1957 to 1966)||Generation X† (born 1969 to 1978)||Generation Y (born 1981 to 1990)|
average hours per day
|Shopping for goods and services||0.8||0.8||0.8|
|Participants on Diary Day|
|Shopping for goods and services||2.1||1.9||1.9|
|Shopping for goods and services||36||41||39|
† reference group
* statistically significant difference of Generation Y from Generation X at p < 0.05
** statistically significant difference of Generation Y from late baby boomers at p < 0.05
*** statistically significant difference of Generation Y from both Generation X and late baby boomers at p < 0.05
Note: Time per day and participation rates are averaged over 7 days.
Source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 1986, 1998 and 2010.