Free time: Free time activities

The frequency of participation in free time activities by young (7–26 y. o.) people who took part in Youth Monitor’s survey “Participation in youth work” in year 2011.

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, age group, frequency of participation, free time activity

Source: Youth Monitor’s survey “Participation in youth work”

Year
Frequency of participation Free time activity Age group (survey) 2011
Every day Doing sport 7-11 23,7
Every day Doing sport 12-15 25,4
Every day Doing sport 16-18 24,5
Every day Doing sport 19-26 14,3
Every day Doing sport Total 18,9
Every day Spectating sport events 7-11 7,9
Every day Spectating sport events 12-15 6,2
Every day Spectating sport events 16-18 4,5
Every day Spectating sport events 19-26 4,0
Every day Spectating sport events Total 5,1
Every day Doing extreme sport 7-11 15,0
Every day Doing extreme sport 12-15 10,5
Every day Doing extreme sport 16-18 7,2
Every day Doing extreme sport 19-26 10,0
Every day Doing extreme sport Total 10,6
Every day Spending time with friends indoors 7-11 18,6
Every day Spending time with friends indoors 12-15 20,8
Every day Spending time with friends indoors 16-18 13,9
Every day Spending time with friends indoors 19-26 9,6
Every day Spending time with friends indoors Total 13,4
Every day Spending time with friends outside 7-11 14,6
Every day Spending time with friends outside 12-15 20,9
Every day Spending time with friends outside 16-18 16,9
Every day Spending time with friends outside 19-26 10,4
Every day Spending time with friends outside Total 13,5
Every day Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 7-11 5,7
Every day Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 12-15 6,2
Every day Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 16-18 7,1
Every day Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 19-26 7,9
Every day Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) Total 7,1
Every day Going to pop music concert 7-11 6,2
Every day Going to pop music concert 12-15 5,0
Every day Going to pop music concert 16-18 3,6
Every day Going to pop music concert 19-26 2,4
Every day Going to pop music concert Total 3,6
Every day Going to classical music concert 7-11 5,2
Every day Going to classical music concert 12-15 4,8
Every day Going to classical music concert 16-18 4,0
Every day Going to classical music concert 19-26 2,6
Every day Going to classical music concert Total 3,6
Every day Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 7-11 5,0
Every day Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 12-15 5,4
Every day Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 16-18 4,2
Every day Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 19-26 2,4
Every day Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions Total 3,5
Every day Going to parties 7-11 6,5
Every day Going to parties 12-15 6,0
Every day Going to parties 16-18 6,4
Every day Going to parties 19-26 3,6
Every day Going to parties Total 4,8
Every day Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 7-11 10,2
Every day Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 12-15 7,1
Every day Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 16-18 5,7
Every day Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 19-26 3,6
Every day Going fishing, hunting, outdoors Total 5,6
Every day Playing computer games 7-11 47,6
Every day Playing computer games 12-15 39,8
Every day Playing computer games 16-18 21,9
Every day Playing computer games 19-26 13,1
Every day Playing computer games Total 24,4
Every day Surfing and chatting on the internet 7-11 53,7
Every day Surfing and chatting on the internet 12-15 71,5
Every day Surfing and chatting on the internet 16-18 77,1
Every day Surfing and chatting on the internet 19-26 67,0
Every day Surfing and chatting on the internet Total 66,5
Every day Going to the library after classes 7-11 10,4
Every day Going to the library after classes 12-15 7,2
Every day Going to the library after classes 16-18 4,8
Every day Going to the library after classes 19-26 2,8
Every day Going to the library after classes Total 5,1
Every day Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 7-11 8,5
Every day Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 12-15 10,0
Every day Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 16-18 9,4
Every day Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 19-26 7,1
Every day Working with tech (eg. on a bike) Total 8,1
Every day Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 7-11 13,3
Every day Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 12-15 10,5
Every day Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 16-18 10,1
Every day Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 19-26 16,1
Every day Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading Total 14,0
Every day Helping around the house, home chores 7-11 35,0
Every day Helping around the house, home chores 12-15 35,9
Every day Helping around the house, home chores 16-18 41,7
Every day Helping around the house, home chores 19-26 57,7
Every day Helping around the house, home chores Total 48,4
Every week Doing sport 7-11 35,3
Every week Doing sport 12-15 36,5
Every week Doing sport 16-18 40,2
Every week Doing sport 19-26 44,3
Every week Doing sport Total 41,0
Every week Spectating sport events 7-11 5,7
Every week Spectating sport events 12-15 5,7
Every week Spectating sport events 16-18 6,3
Every week Spectating sport events 19-26 6,6
Every week Spectating sport events Total 6,3
Every week Doing extreme sport 7-11 14,2
Every week Doing extreme sport 12-15 12,9
Every week Doing extreme sport 16-18 7,9
Every week Doing extreme sport 19-26 3,6
Every week Doing extreme sport Total 7,5
Every week Spending time with friends indoors 7-11 34,4
Every week Spending time with friends indoors 12-15 37,0
Every week Spending time with friends indoors 16-18 41,7
Every week Spending time with friends indoors 19-26 39,1
Every week Spending time with friends indoors Total 38,3
Every week Spending time with friends outside 7-11 23,9
Every week Spending time with friends outside 12-15 34,2
Every week Spending time with friends outside 16-18 39,6
Every week Spending time with friends outside 19-26 29,0
Every week Spending time with friends outside Total 30,2
Every week Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 7-11 8,6
Every week Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 12-15 14,1
Every week Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 16-18 24,2
Every week Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 19-26 27,6
Every week Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) Total 21,7
Every week Going to pop music concert 7-11 3,0
Every week Going to pop music concert 12-15 3,3
Every week Going to pop music concert 16-18 4,1
Every week Going to pop music concert 19-26 3,3
Every week Going to pop music concert Total 3,4
Every week Going to classical music concert 7-11 3,0
Every week Going to classical music concert 12-15 3,0
Every week Going to classical music concert 16-18 2,9
Every week Going to classical music concert 19-26 2,6
Every week Going to classical music concert Total 2,8
Every week Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 7-11 7,8
Every week Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 12-15 5,5
Every week Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 16-18 6,0
Every week Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 19-26 5,5
Every week Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions Total 6,0
Every week Going to parties 7-11 6,9
Every week Going to parties 12-15 12,8
Every week Going to parties 16-18 22,3
Every week Going to parties 19-26 17,6
Every week Going to parties Total 15,5
Every week Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 7-11 10,2
Every week Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 12-15 11,9
Every week Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 16-18 11,0
Every week Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 19-26 15,6
Every week Going fishing, hunting, outdoors Total 13,5
Every week Playing computer games 7-11 27,7
Every week Playing computer games 12-15 25,0
Every week Playing computer games 16-18 25,0
Every week Playing computer games 19-26 17,8
Every week Playing computer games Total 21,6
Every week Surfing and chatting on the internet 7-11 23,7
Every week Surfing and chatting on the internet 12-15 16,2
Every week Surfing and chatting on the internet 16-18 12,8
Every week Surfing and chatting on the internet 19-26 15,1
Every week Surfing and chatting on the internet Total 16,5
Every week Going to the library after classes 7-11 21,3
Every week Going to the library after classes 12-15 13,9
Every week Going to the library after classes 16-18 11,9
Every week Going to the library after classes 19-26 11,9
Every week Going to the library after classes Total 13,9
Every week Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 7-11 7,2
Every week Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 12-15 9,4
Every week Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 16-18 10,3
Every week Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 19-26 7,4
Every week Working with tech (eg. on a bike) Total 8,0
Every week Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 7-11 12,9
Every week Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 12-15 11,5
Every week Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 16-18 10,2
Every week Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 19-26 19,9
Every week Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading Total 16,1
Every week Helping around the house, home chores 7-11 32,8
Every week Helping around the house, home chores 12-15 36,2
Every week Helping around the house, home chores 16-18 36,0
Every week Helping around the house, home chores 19-26 19,7
Every week Helping around the house, home chores Total 26,6
Every month Doing sport 7-11 5,8
Every month Doing sport 12-15 8,2
Every month Doing sport 16-18 10,1
Every month Doing sport 19-26 7,1
Every month Doing sport Total 7,4
Every month Spectating sport events 7-11 9,6
Every month Spectating sport events 12-15 12,9
Every month Spectating sport events 16-18 15,5
Every month Spectating sport events 19-26 11,3
Every month Spectating sport events Total 11,7
Every month Doing extreme sport 7-11 12,4
Every month Doing extreme sport 12-15 12,4
Every month Doing extreme sport 16-18 12,1
Every month Doing extreme sport 19-26 7,3
Every month Doing extreme sport Total 9,6
Every month Spending time with friends indoors 7-11 17,6
Every month Spending time with friends indoors 12-15 20,9
Every month Spending time with friends indoors 16-18 23,5
Every month Spending time with friends indoors 19-26 31,3
Every month Spending time with friends indoors Total 26,3
Every month Spending time with friends outside 7-11 18,5
Every month Spending time with friends outside 12-15 21,0
Every month Spending time with friends outside 16-18 23,8
Every month Spending time with friends outside 19-26 27,1
Every month Spending time with friends outside Total 24,2
Every month Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 7-11 20,0
Every month Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 12-15 30,7
Every month Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 16-18 35,5
Every month Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 19-26 38,7
Every month Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) Total 33,7
Every month Going to pop music concert 7-11 7,1
Every month Going to pop music concert 12-15 6,8
Every month Going to pop music concert 16-18 9,5
Every month Going to pop music concert 19-26 14,8
Every month Going to pop music concert Total 11,6
Every month Going to classical music concert 7-11 5,2
Every month Going to classical music concert 12-15 4,4
Every month Going to classical music concert 16-18 6,0
Every month Going to classical music concert 19-26 5,0
Every month Going to classical music concert Total 5,1
Every month Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 7-11 32,6
Every month Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 12-15 34,4
Every month Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 16-18 30,2
Every month Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 19-26 26,5
Every month Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions Total 29,3
Every month Going to parties 7-11 20,1
Every month Going to parties 12-15 28,2
Every month Going to parties 16-18 37,2
Every month Going to parties 19-26 40,7
Every month Going to parties Total 34,7
Every month Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 7-11 21,3
Every month Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 12-15 22,3
Every month Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 16-18 25,4
Every month Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 19-26 29,2
Every month Going fishing, hunting, outdoors Total 26,3
Every month Playing computer games 7-11 8,4
Every month Playing computer games 12-15 13,1
Every month Playing computer games 16-18 17,1
Every month Playing computer games 19-26 20,5
Every month Playing computer games Total 16,8
Every month Surfing and chatting on the internet 7-11 6,1
Every month Surfing and chatting on the internet 12-15 4,4
Every month Surfing and chatting on the internet 16-18 3,2
Every month Surfing and chatting on the internet 19-26 5,6
Every month Surfing and chatting on the internet Total 5,2
Every month Going to the library after classes 7-11 28,6
Every month Going to the library after classes 12-15 26,1
Every month Going to the library after classes 16-18 27,8
Every month Going to the library after classes 19-26 32,1
Every month Going to the library after classes Total 30,0
Every month Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 7-11 7,0
Every month Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 12-15 10,8
Every month Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 16-18 10,4
Every month Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 19-26 13,4
Every month Working with tech (eg. on a bike) Total 11,5
Every month Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 7-11 16,1
Every month Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 12-15 16,7
Every month Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 16-18 16,7
Every month Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 19-26 18,8
Every month Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading Total 17,8
Every month Helping around the house, home chores 7-11 12,8
Every month Helping around the house, home chores 12-15 13,8
Every month Helping around the house, home chores 16-18 10,6
Every month Helping around the house, home chores 19-26 10,2
Every month Helping around the house, home chores Total 11,3
Every year Doing sport 7-11 7,9
Every year Doing sport 12-15 7,8
Every year Doing sport 16-18 8,8
Every year Doing sport 19-26 11,7
Every year Doing sport Total 10,1
Every year Spectating sport events 7-11 22,0
Every year Spectating sport events 12-15 26,6
Every year Spectating sport events 16-18 32,1
Every year Spectating sport events 19-26 26,8
Every year Spectating sport events Total 26,5
Every year Doing extreme sport 7-11 17,7
Every year Doing extreme sport 12-15 25,6
Every year Doing extreme sport 16-18 28,7
Every year Doing extreme sport 19-26 20,3
Every year Doing extreme sport Total 21,7
Every year Spending time with friends indoors 7-11 9,0
Every year Spending time with friends indoors 12-15 7,9
Every year Spending time with friends indoors 16-18 9,0
Every year Spending time with friends indoors 19-26 8,5
Every year Spending time with friends indoors Total 8,6
Every year Spending time with friends outside 7-11 12,6
Every year Spending time with friends outside 12-15 9,1
Every year Spending time with friends outside 16-18 9,6
Every year Spending time with friends outside 19-26 13,7
Every year Spending time with friends outside Total 12,3
Every year Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 7-11 17,6
Every year Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 12-15 20,3
Every year Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 16-18 18,1
Every year Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 19-26 12,0
Every year Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) Total 15,0
Every year Going to pop music concert 7-11 25,0
Every year Going to pop music concert 12-15 32,6
Every year Going to pop music concert 16-18 37,5
Every year Going to pop music concert 19-26 45,5
Every year Going to pop music concert Total 38,9
Every year Going to classical music concert 7-11 13,1
Every year Going to classical music concert 12-15 12,8
Every year Going to classical music concert 16-18 17,8
Every year Going to classical music concert 19-26 25,3
Every year Going to classical music concert Total 20,3
Every year Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 7-11 37,1
Every year Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 12-15 38,6
Every year Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 16-18 43,6
Every year Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 19-26 48,3
Every year Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions Total 44,2
Every year Going to parties 7-11 27,7
Every year Going to parties 12-15 29,5
Every year Going to parties 16-18 22,5
Every year Going to parties 19-26 22,3
Every year Going to parties Total 24,3
Every year Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 7-11 27,9
Every year Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 12-15 31,4
Every year Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 16-18 33,0
Every year Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 19-26 28,7
Every year Going fishing, hunting, outdoors Total 29,5
Every year Playing computer games 7-11 5,8
Every year Playing computer games 12-15 8,0
Every year Playing computer games 16-18 15,3
Every year Playing computer games 19-26 19,0
Every year Playing computer games Total 14,5
Every year Surfing and chatting on the internet 7-11 3,5
Every year Surfing and chatting on the internet 12-15 2,5
Every year Surfing and chatting on the internet 16-18 3,5
Every year Surfing and chatting on the internet 19-26 4,2
Every year Surfing and chatting on the internet Total 3,7
Every year Going to the library after classes 7-11 13,5
Every year Going to the library after classes 12-15 20,6
Every year Going to the library after classes 16-18 23,5
Every year Going to the library after classes 19-26 22,6
Every year Going to the library after classes Total 20,8
Every year Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 7-11 8,0
Every year Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 12-15 13,4
Every year Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 16-18 13,6
Every year Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 19-26 19,6
Every year Working with tech (eg. on a bike) Total 15,8
Every year Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 7-11 16,1
Every year Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 12-15 18,2
Every year Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 16-18 26,0
Every year Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 19-26 28,0
Every year Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading Total 24,1
Every year Helping around the house, home chores 7-11 6,8
Every year Helping around the house, home chores 12-15 5,2
Every year Helping around the house, home chores 16-18 4,6
Every year Helping around the house, home chores 19-26 7,2
Every year Helping around the house, home chores Total 6,5
Less or never Doing sport 7-11 27,4
Less or never Doing sport 12-15 22,2
Less or never Doing sport 16-18 16,4
Less or never Doing sport 19-26 22,6
Less or never Doing sport Total 22,6
Less or never Spectating sport events 7-11 54,8
Less or never Spectating sport events 12-15 48,6
Less or never Spectating sport events 16-18 41,6
Less or never Spectating sport events 19-26 51,4
Less or never Spectating sport events Total 50,4
Less or never Doing extreme sport 7-11 40,7
Less or never Doing extreme sport 12-15 38,6
Less or never Doing extreme sport 16-18 44,2
Less or never Doing extreme sport 19-26 58,8
Less or never Doing extreme sport Total 50,7
Less or never Spending time with friends indoors 7-11 20,4
Less or never Spending time with friends indoors 12-15 13,5
Less or never Spending time with friends indoors 16-18 11,9
Less or never Spending time with friends indoors 19-26 11,5
Less or never Spending time with friends indoors Total 13,4
Less or never Spending time with friends outside 7-11 30,4
Less or never Spending time with friends outside 12-15 14,8
Less or never Spending time with friends outside 16-18 10,1
Less or never Spending time with friends outside 19-26 19,8
Less or never Spending time with friends outside Total 19,8
Less or never Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 7-11 48,1
Less or never Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 12-15 28,7
Less or never Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 16-18 15,1
Less or never Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) 19-26 13,9
Less or never Going out (cafes, restorans, pubs, bars) Total 22,4
Less or never Going to pop music concert 7-11 58,7
Less or never Going to pop music concert 12-15 52,3
Less or never Going to pop music concert 16-18 45,3
Less or never Going to pop music concert 19-26 34,0
Less or never Going to pop music concert Total 42,6
Less or never Going to classical music concert 7-11 73,5
Less or never Going to classical music concert 12-15 75,0
Less or never Going to classical music concert 16-18 69,3
Less or never Going to classical music concert 19-26 64,6
Less or never Going to classical music concert Total 68,4
Less or never Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 7-11 17,6
Less or never Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 12-15 16,1
Less or never Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 16-18 16,0
Less or never Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions 19-26 17,3
Less or never Going to theatres, cinemas, museums, exhibitions Total 17,0
Less or never Going to parties 7-11 38,9
Less or never Going to parties 12-15 23,4
Less or never Going to parties 16-18 11,6
Less or never Going to parties 19-26 15,9
Less or never Going to parties Total 20,6
Less or never Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 7-11 30,4
Less or never Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 12-15 27,4
Less or never Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 16-18 25,0
Less or never Going fishing, hunting, outdoors 19-26 22,9
Less or never Going fishing, hunting, outdoors Total 25,2
Less or never Playing computer games 7-11 10,4
Less or never Playing computer games 12-15 14,1
Less or never Playing computer games 16-18 20,7
Less or never Playing computer games 19-26 29,6
Less or never Playing computer games Total 22,7
Less or never Surfing and chatting on the internet 7-11 13,0
Less or never Surfing and chatting on the internet 12-15 5,5
Less or never Surfing and chatting on the internet 16-18 3,5
Less or never Surfing and chatting on the internet 19-26 8,2
Less or never Surfing and chatting on the internet Total 8,1
Less or never Going to the library after classes 7-11 26,1
Less or never Going to the library after classes 12-15 32,1
Less or never Going to the library after classes 16-18 32,0
Less or never Going to the library after classes 19-26 30,6
Less or never Going to the library after classes Total 30,2
Less or never Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 7-11 69,3
Less or never Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 12-15 56,5
Less or never Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 16-18 56,2
Less or never Working with tech (eg. on a bike) 19-26 52,5
Less or never Working with tech (eg. on a bike) Total 56,6
Less or never Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 7-11 41,6
Less or never Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 12-15 43,0
Less or never Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 16-18 37,1
Less or never Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading 19-26 17,3
Less or never Reading fiction, that is not mandatory reading Total 28,0
Less or never Helping around the house, home chores 7-11 12,6
Less or never Helping around the house, home chores 12-15 8,8
Less or never Helping around the house, home chores 16-18 7,1
Less or never Helping around the house, home chores 19-26 5,2
Less or never Helping around the house, home chores Total 7,3