Time spent on various activities, by sex (Females)

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Time spent on various activities, by sex
(Females)
  2005  
  Population Participants Participation Rate  
  hours per day %  
Activity group, total 24.0 24.0 100  
         
Total work 7.9 8.1 98  
Paid Work and related activities 3.1 7.9 40  
Paid work 2.8 7.3 38  
Activities related to paid work 0.0 0.7 5  
Commuting 0.3 0.8 35  
Unpaid work 4.2 4.7 90  
Household work and related activities 3.8 4.3 90  
Cooking/washing up 0.9 1.2 73  
Housekeeping 1.0 2.0 50  
Maintenance & repair 0.1 2.6 4  
Other household work 0.4 1.4 29  
Shopping for goods & services 0.9 2.1 43  
Child care 0.5 2.7 20  
Civic and voluntary activities 0.4 2.4 16  
Education and related activities 0.6 5.7 11  
Personal Care 10.8 10.8 100  
Night sleep 8.4 8.4 100  
Meals (excl. restaurant meals) 1.0 1.2 86  
Other personal activities 1.4 1.5 90  
Free time 5.3 5.5 95  
Socializing including restaurant meals 1.8 2.9 61  
Restaurant meals 0.3 1.6 16  
Socializing (in homes) 1.3 2.5 52  
Other socializing 0.2 2.2 10  
Television, reading and other passive leisure 2.4 3.1 80  
Watching television 1.9 2.7 72  
Reading books, magazines, newspapers 0.4 1.5 28  
Other passive leisure 0.1 1.3 5  
Sports, movies and other entertainment events 0.1 2.9 5  
Active leisure 0.9 2.1 43  
Active sports 0.4 1.7 24  
Other active leisure 0.5 2.0 27  

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