General social survey (GSS), average time spent on various activities for the population aged 15 years and over, by sex and main activity1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Frequency: Occasional

Table: 45-10-0001-01 (formerly CANSIM 113-0001)

Geography: Canada

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This table displays the results of General social survey (GSS), average time spent on various activities for the population aged 15 years and over, by sex and main activity.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Activity group (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Geography, Row 2 is Estimates, Row 3 is Sex, Row 4 is Main activity during last 7 days, Row 5 is Reference period.
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Average hours per day, population
Both sexes
Main activity during last 7 days, total
Activity group619921998
Average hours per day
Activity group, total24.024.0
Total work77.77.8
Paid work and education4.14.2
Paid work and related activites3.63.6
Paid work3.23.3
Activities related to paid work0.10.0
Commuting0.30.3
Education and related activities0.60.6
Unpaid work83.63.6
Household work and related activities3.23.2
Cooking and washing up0.80.8
Housekeeping0.70.7
Maintenance and repair0.20.2
Other household work0.40.4
Shopping for goods and services0.80.8
Child care0.40.4
Civic and voluntary work0.40.3
Personal care10.510.4
Night sleep8.08.1
Meals (excluding restaurant meals)1.21.1
Other personal activities1.31.3
Free time5.75.8
Socializing including restaurant meals1.81.9
Restaurant meals0.30.3
Socializing in homes1.31.3
Other socializing0.30.3
Television, reading and other passive leisure2.82.7
Watching television2.22.2
Reading books, magazines, newspapers0.50.4
Other passive leisure0.10.1
Sports, movies and other entertainment events0.10.2
Active leisure1.01.0
Active sports0.50.5
Other active leisure0.50.5

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/4510000101-eng

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