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Spotlight on Statistics

Septemeber 2012

BLS Spotlight on Statistics: National Hispanic Heritage Month

Chart Data

Time Use: Where did the day go?


Average number of hours per workday engaged in various activities among employed Hispanics or Latinos and all employed persons age 15 and over, 2011
Activity Employed Hispanics or Latinos All employed persons

Work & work-related activities

8.68 8.32


8.05 7.87

Leisure & sports activities

2.77 3.18


0.81 0.77

Eating & drinking

1.12 1.12

Household activities

1.03 1.04

Purchasing goods & services

0.42 0.47

Caring for & helping others

0.58 0.56

Organizational, civic, & religious activities

0.12 0.17

Other activities

0.42 0.50

Source: American Time Use Survey | Chart



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