The Scottish Health Survey: Volume 1: Main Report
Listen
Table 6.2 Adult participation in different activity types for at least 10 minutes in the last four weeks, 2009, by age and sex
Aged 16 and over
2009
Participation for at least 10 minutes at a time | Age | Total |
---|
16-24 | 25-34 | 35-44 | 45-54 | 55-64 | 65-74 | 75+ |
---|
% | % | % | % | % | % | % | % |
---|
Men |
---|
Heavy Housework |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 37 | 62 | 57 | 55 | 46 | 47 | 30 | 50 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 1.7 | 2.8 | 2.8 | 2.8 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.0 | 2.4 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.23 | 0.24 | 0.20 | 0.22 | 0.20 | 0.19 | 0.29 | 0.09 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 0.5 | 0.9 | 0.9 | 1.0 | 1.0 | 0.7 | 0.5 | 0.8 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.09 | 0.10 | 0.08 | 0.10 | 0.15 | 0.08 | 0.08 | 0.04 |
---|
Heavy Manual/ Gardening/ DIY |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 13 | 23 | 32 | 32 | 36 | 27 | 16 | 27 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 0.6 | 1.0 | 1.7 | 1.7 | 2.0 | 1.6 | 1.0 | 1.4 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.15 | 0.15 | 0.19 | 0.20 | 0.20 | 0.19 | 0.18 | 0.08 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 0.6 | 0.9 | 1.8 | 1.5 | 2.2 | 1.5 | 0.8 | 1.4 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.17 | 0.20 | 0.29 | 0.18 | 0.32 | 0.24 | 0.25 | 0.10 |
---|
Walking (brisk/fast pace) |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 54 | 47 | 47 | 41 | 29 | 17 | 10 | 38 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 10.5 | 8.8 | 8.1 | 6.9 | 5.2 | 3.5 | 2.1 | 7.0 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.79 | 0.67 | 0.51 | 0.50 | 0.44 | 0.42 | 0.36 | 0.25 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 2.7 | 2.4 | 3.3 | 2.7 | 1.9 | 1.2 | 0.5 | 2.3 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.35 | 0.25 | 0.47 | 0.42 | 0.24 | 0.18 | 0.11 | 0.25 |
---|
Sports and Exercise |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 77 | 67 | 61 | 48 | 39 | 37 | 25 | 53 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 12.8 | 8.6 | 7.7 | 6.3 | 4.1 | 4.3 | 3.1 | 7.1 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.88 | 0.56 | 0.40 | 0.46 | 0.36 | 0.37 | 0.40 | 0.23 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 4.2 | 2.6 | 2.4 | 2.1 | 1.5 | 1.7 | 1.0 | 2.3 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.43 | 0.23 | 0.16 | 0.21 | 0.14 | 0.17 | 0.17 | 0.10 |
---|
Any physical activities |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 89 | 90 | 89 | 87 | 79 | 72 | 50 | 83 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 20.3 | 18.7 | 17.8 | 16.0 | 13.9 | 10.5 | 7.2 | 15.8 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.77 | 0.62 | 0.49 | 0.53 | 0.52 | 0.50 | 0.54 | 0.25 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 9.8 | 9.0 | 10.3 | 8.9 | 8.4 | 5.5 | 2.8 | 8.4 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.69 | 0.52 | 0.54 | 0.56 | 0.50 | 0.39 | 0.32 | 0.21 |
---|
Women |
---|
Heavy Housework |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 51 | 75 | 80 | 73 | 65 | 59 | 32 | 65 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 2.6 | 4.5 | 5.4 | 4.8 | 4.2 | 3.6 | 1.6 | 4.0 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.26 | 0.27 | 0.25 | 0.27 | 0.27 | 0.26 | 0.19 | 0.12 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 0.9 | 1.9 | 2.5 | 2.3 | 1.9 | 1.5 | 0.5 | 1.8 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.10 | 0.16 | 0.15 | 0.20 | 0.17 | 0.14 | 0.09 | 0.07 |
---|
Heavy Manual/ Gardening/ DIY |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 5 | 7 | 14 | 12 | 11 | 9 | 5 | 9 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 0.2 | 0.2 | 0.4 | 0.4 | 0.4 | 0.5 | 0.2 | 0.3 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.05 | 0.04 | 0.06 | 0.08 | 0.06 | 0.11 | 0.07 | 0.03 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 0.1 | 0.2 | 0.3 | 0.3 | 0.3 | 0.3 | 0.1 | 0.2 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.04 | 0.04 | 0.04 | 0.07 | 0.06 | 0.08 | 0.10 | 0.03 |
---|
Walking (brisk/fast pace) |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 43 | 41 | 38 | 34 | 26 | 18 | 8 | 31 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 8.1 | 7.3 | 7.0 | 6.6 | 5.2 | 3.6 | 1.4 | 5.9 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.67 | 0.54 | 0.42 | 0.45 | 0.41 | 0.40 | 0.26 | 0.19 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 2.1 | 1.9 | 2.5 | 1.9 | 1.5 | 1.0 | 0.3 | 1.7 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.24 | 0.29 | 0.34 | 0.17 | 0.16 | 0.16 | 0.09 | 0.19 |
---|
Sports and Exercise |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 67 | 59 | 53 | 43 | 35 | 29 | 16 | 45 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 7.2 | 6.9 | 5.9 | 4.9 | 3.6 | 3.0 | 1.5 | 4.9 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.56 | 0.47 | 0.37 | 0.35 | 0.29 | 0.30 | 0.26 | 0.16 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 1.8 | 1.5 | 1.3 | 1.1 | 0.8 | 0.8 | 0.4 | 1.1 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.19 | 0.13 | 0.10 | 0.11 | 0.07 | 0.09 | 0.12 | 0.05 |
---|
Any physical activities |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 89 | 92 | 91 | 89 | 80 | 69 | 42 | 81 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 15.6 | 16.3 | 16.0 | 14.9 | 12.4 | 9.1 | 4.2 | 13.2 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.66 | 0.52 | 0.44 | 0.45 | 0.46 | 0.46 | 0.39 | 0.20 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 6.2 | 6.4 | 7.3 | 6.9 | 5.5 | 3.7 | 1.4 | 5.7 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.41 | 0.34 | 0.34 | 0.35 | 0.29 | 0.29 | 0.21 | 0.21 |
---|
All Adults |
---|
Any physical activities |
---|
Any participation in last 4 weeks | 89 | 91 | 90 | 88 | 80 | 70 | 45 | 82 |
---|
Mean days in last 4 weeks ^{a} | 18.0 | 17.5 | 16.9 | 15.4 | 13.2 | 9.7 | 5.4 | 14.5 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.51 | 0.43 | 0.33 | 0.36 | 0.37 | 0.36 | 0.34 | 0.17 |
---|
Mean hours per week ^{a} | 8.1 | 7.7 | 8.7 | 7.9 | 6.9 | 4.5 | 2.0 | 7.0 |
---|
Standard error of the mean | 0.40 | 0.33 | 0.32 | 0.33 | 0.31 | 0.26 | 0.18 | 0.13 |
---|
Bases (weighted): |
---|
Men | 536 | 566 | 632 | 646 | 560 | 386 | 257 | 3583 |
---|
Women | 511 | 570 | 692 | 695 | 589 | 450 | 408 | 3916 |
---|
All adults | 1048 | 1136 | 1324 | 1341 | 1149 | 836 | 665 | 7499 |
---|
Bases (unweighted): |
---|
Men | 271 | 405 | 549 | 599 | 573 | 516 | 359 | 3272 |
---|
Women | 383 | 579 | 777 | 727 | 734 | 550 | 479 | 4229 |
---|
All adults | 654 | 984 | 1326 | 1326 | 1307 | 1066 | 838 | 7501 |
---|
a Means are based on all participants
Page updated: Thursday, September 23, 2010