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TABLE 1 - Day visits from home1: by gender and main activity, 1998

Great Britain Percentages

Males FemalesAll

Eat/drink 21 15 18

Visit friends 14 19 17

Walk/hill-walk/ramble 16 14 15

Shop 9 15 12

Entertainment 5 7 6

Indoor sport 7 4 5

Outdoor sport 8 3 5

Hobby/special interest 4 5 5

Drive/sightsee 3 3 3

Swimming 2 3 3

Leisure attraction 2 2 2

Watching sport 2 1 2

Cycling/mountain biking 3 1 2

Informal sport/games 2 2 2

Other 2 5 3

 

All visits 100 100 100

1 Visits taken in 1998.
Source: Day Visits Survey, National Centre for social Research


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