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Total, all activities(1)
Personal care activities
Eating and drinking
Food preparation and cleanup
Lawn and garden care
Purchasing goods and services
Consumer goods purchases
Professional and personal care services
Caring for and helping household members
Caring for and helping household children
Caring for and helping nonhousehold members
Caring for and helping nonhousehold adults
Working and work-related activities(3)
Homework and research
Organizational, civic, and religious activities
Religious and spiritual activities
Volunteering (organizational and civic activities)
Leisure and sports
Socializing and communicating
Participating in sports, exercise, and recreation
Telephone calls, mail, and e-mail
Other activities, not elsewhere classified
(1) All major activity categories include related travel time.
(2) Not applicable.
(3) Estimates include a small amount of work time done by persons who do not meet the American Time Use Survey definition for employed.
NOTE: A primary activity refers to an individual's main activity. Other activities done simultaneously are not included.
Last Modified Date: May 18, 2015