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TIME USE SURVEY

Published January 29, 2012 by Tony

HOW MUCH TIME WE SPEND FOR…..


Considering how much time we devote to the various daily activities, we then can draw up a ranking of the time spent during the entire span of our live for each of them. This statistic takes a reference to average people with a life expectancy of 82 years with age over 15. You can find more at U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site.

30 years spent standing on our feet

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27 years  spent sleeping

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25 years working

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17 years spent being sitting

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11 years watching TV

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 8.6 years for lesiure and sport

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7 years in the traffic

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6.5 years eating

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6 years on the phone

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     7.3 years  in household activities for women 

     4.6 years for men     

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2 years to wash ourselves

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1.5 years waiting in line

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  1.3 years for purchasing goods for women

  1 year for man  

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Oscar Luigi Scalfaro

Published January 29, 2012 by Tony

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At the age of 93 years, the former President of the Republic Oscar Luigi Scalfaro today is died. He was born in Novara, September 9, 1918 and was President of the Republic from 1992 to 1999.
He was a supporter of democratic political Italian life playing an important role in the Christian Democratic Party, perfect example of consistency and integrity, devoting passionately part of his commitment to the Italian Parliament.