Variable Description

Name
TVTIME
Label
SC2 (B6a): How much time on average did you spend watching TV or videos durin
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9 Not answered (9) 57
0.00%
-2 Self Completion 2 not done 195
0.00%
-1 Not applicable 0
0.00%
1 None 41
0.45%
0.00%
2 Less than 1 hour a day 1,211
13.27%
0.00%
3 1 to 2 hours a day 3,128
34.28%
0.00%
4 2 to 3 hours a day 2,636
28.89%
0.00%
5 3 or 4 hours a day 1,221
13.38%
0.00%
6 More than 4 hours a day 888
9.73%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
9125 252 1 6 3.71

Representation

Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

B6

27 questions before...
How often on average, did you do this last year?
cs_qB5_Y Other exercises (please specify) cs_dash_Atpe Minutes Hours cs_sc2B1toB5average Hours cs_sc2B1toB5average Minutes Minutes Hours cs_sc2B1toB5average

1 - Not done in last year

2 - Less than once month

3 - Once a month

4 - 2 to 3 times a month

5 - Once a week

6 - 2 to 3 times a week

7 - 4 to 5 times a week

8 - Every day

1 - Not done in last year

2 - Less than once month

3 - Once a month

4 - 2 to 3 times a month

5 - Once a week

6 - 2 to 3 times a week

7 - 4 to 5 times a week

8 - Every day

1 - Not done in last year

2 - Less than once month

3 - Once a month

4 - 2 to 3 times a month

5 - Once a week

6 - 2 to 3 times a week

7 - 4 to 5 times a week

8 - Every day

Rowing 1 -
Rowing 1 Average time per episode Hours
Rowing 1 Average time per episode Mins
Rowing 2 -
Rowing 2 Average time per episode Hours
Rowing 2 Average time per episode Mins
Netball, volleyball basketball 1 -
Netball, volleyball basketball 1 Average time per episode Hours
Netball, volleyball basketball 1 Average time per episode Mins
Netball, volleyball basketball 2 -
Netball, volleyball basketball 2 Average time per episode Hours
Netball, volleyball basketball 2 Average time per episode Mins
Fishing 1 -
Fishing 1 Average time per episode Hours
Fishing 1 Average time per episode Mins
Fishing 2 -
Fishing 2 Average time per episode Hours
Fishing 2 Average time per episode Mins
Horse-riding 1 -
Horse-riding 1 Average time per episode Hours
Horse-riding 1 Average time per episode Mins
Horse-riding 2 -
Horse-riding 2 Average time per episode Hours
Horse-riding 2 Average time per episode Mins
Snooker, billiards, darts 1 -
Snooker, billiards, darts 1 Average time per episode Hours
Snooker, billiards, darts 1 Average time per episode Mins
Snooker, billiards, darts 2 -
Snooker, billiards, darts 2 Average time per episode Hours
Snooker, billiards, darts 2 Average time per episode Mins
Musical instrument playing, singing 1 -
Musical instrument playing, singing 1 Average time per episode Hours
Musical instrument playing, singing 1 Average time per episode Mins
Musical instrument playing, singing 2 -
Musical instrument playing, singing 2 Average time per episode Hours
Musical instrument playing, singing 2 Average time per episode Mins
Ice-skating 1 -
Ice-skating 1 Average time per episode Hours
Ice-skating 1 Average time per episode Mins
Ice-skating 2 -
Ice-skating 2 Average time per episode Hours
Ice-skating 2 Average time per episode Mins
Sailing, windsurfing, boating 1 -
Sailing, windsurfing, boating 1 Average time per episode Hours
Sailing, windsurfing, boating 1 Average time per episode Mins
Sailing, windsurfing, boating 2 -
Sailing, windsurfing, boating 2 Average time per episode Hours
Sailing, windsurfing, boating 2 Average time per episode Mins
Winter sports e.g. skiing 1 -
Winter sports e.g. skiing 1 Average time per episode Hours
Winter sports e.g. skiing 1 Average time per episode Mins
Winter sports e.g. skiing 2 -
Winter sports e.g. skiing 2 Average time per episode Hours
Winter sports e.g. skiing 2 Average time per episode Mins
Martial arts, boxing, wrestling 1 -
Martial arts, boxing, wrestling 1 Average time per episode Hours
Martial arts, boxing, wrestling 1 Average time per episode Mins
Martial arts, boxing, wrestling 2 -
Martial arts, boxing, wrestling 2 Average time per episode Hours
Martial arts, boxing, wrestling 2 Average time per episode Mins
Please could you say how much time you spent on average during the last year watching TV or videos, or using a computer, other than for work.

PLEASE TICK ONE BOX ON EACH LINE

How much time, on average, during the last year?

1 - None

2 - Less than 1 hour a day

3 - 1 to 2 hours a day

4 - 2 to 3 hours a day

5 - 3 or 4 hours a day

6 - More than 4 hours a day

TV or video viewing
Using a computer (during leisure time only)

We would like to get a few details about what you are doing at the moment. Which of these best describes what you are currently doing?

Tick one box

1
Full time paid employee (30 or more hours a week)
2
Part-time paid employee (under 30 hours a week)
3
Full-time self-employed
4
Part-time self-employed
5
Unemployed and seeking work
6
Full-time education
7
On a government scheme for employment training
8
Temporarily sick/disabled (for less than 6 months)
9
Permanently sick/disabled (for more than 6 months)
10
Looking after home/family
11
Wholly retired
12
Other (please specify
Other
45 questions after...

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    SC2 (B6a): How much time on average did you spend watching TV or videos durin
    • Please could you say how much time you spent on average during the last year watching TV or videos, or using a computer, other than for work.