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By Grant Cushman, Anthony J. Veal, Jiri Zuzanek

This e-book is an extended and up to date variation of a prior paintings entitled global relaxation Participation: unfastened Time within the international Village, through an analogous editors (CABI, 1996). It brings jointly the result of nationwide rest participation surveys from 15 economically built nations (3 of that have been no longer lined within the prior volume). as well as updating chapters to incorporate the most recent surveys, the e-book comprises elevated insurance of time-budget surveys and new topics equivalent to public coverage dimensions. it will likely be of important curiosity to these operating within the components of relaxation reports, sociology, time-use reports, and social coverage. The ebook has 18 chapters and an index.

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Average daily time spent on leisure activities by gender, Australia, 1997. e. when respondents are engaged in more than one activity, one is nominated as the ‘main’ activity. This particularly affects things such as listening to radio and watching television, which are often secondary activities. Data on ‘all activities’, including secondary, are available in the ABS report. Source: ABS (1998a, pp. 17–18, 41). 10. Changing time-use (min/day), Australia, 1992–1997. 1992 Paid work Education Domestic work Leisure/sleep/personal care Undescribed 1997 Males Females Total Males Females Total 268 32 165 973 2 126 28 306 979 2 196 30 237 975 2 261 24 167 983 5 132 28 303 972 5 196 26 237 978 5 Source: ABS (1998a, pp.

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