Which of the following are you doing regularly in your free time for pleasure now that Coronavirus has impacted daily lives?

Source: Behavioral Data 2021 02A Field Dates: 01/08/2021 - 01/12/2021Base: N=1000Type: Multiple Response

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  1. Online cultural experiences (e.g. virtual museum tour, live-stream opera, etc.)
  2. Watching competitive matches / events / races videos online
  3. Catching up on beauty and fashion trends
  4. Catching up on news / current events
  5. Cooking / baking
  6. Exercising
  7. Video gaming (PC, console, or mobile)
  8. Getting fresh air / going for a walk outside
  9. Going for a jog / run outside
  10. Going to virtual parties / meet-ups
  11. Online shopping
  12. Live-streaming concerts / events
  13. Improving personal appearance (e.g. haircare, skin care, etc.)
  14. Learning (e.g. doing a course online or taking a class, etc.)
  15. Listening to music
  16. Making something (e.g. knitting, wood working, etc.)
  17. Playing board games
  18. Playing an instrument
  19. Reading books / e-books
  20. Relaxing / do as little as possible
  21. Using social media
  22. Volunteering and fundraising online
  23. Watching movies (streaming or cable)
  24. Watching TV shows (live or on-demand)
  25. Watching YouTube videos
  26. Watching videos on social media platforms
  27. Watching live streams on social media platforms
  28. Writing / Journaling
  29. Doing Yoga / meditating / de-stressing
  30. Drinking alcohol
  31. Other, please specify:
  32. Other, please specify:
  33. None of the above
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S200. Which of the following are you doing regularly in your free time for pleasure now that Coronavirus has impacted daily lives?
Total Gender Age Groups Generation Age Groups Age Groups Age Groups Age and Gender Generation and Gender Academic Status Race Hispanic Black, Indigenous, People of Color Region City Parents Parent Quarantined Status
Male Female Under 18 18 and Over Gen Z (13 to 19) Millennial (20 to 38) Under 21 21 and Over 13 to 17 18 to 20 21 to 24 25 to 29 30 to 34 35 to 39 13-17 18-24 25-39 13 to 17, M 13 to 17, F 18 to 24 ,M 18 to 24, F 25 to 39, M 25 to 39, F Gen Z (13 to 19), M Gen Z (13 to 19), F Millennial (20 to 38), M Millennial (20 to 38), F Middle School / High School College Not in School Caucasian/White African American/Black Asian/Other Hispanic Non-Hispanic BIPOC White / Non-Hispanic Midwest Northeast South West City Non-City Parent Non-Parent Moms Dads Quarantined Not quarantined
Listening to music 54% 49% 59% 66% 51% 66% 49% 63% 49% 66% 59% 51% 46% 49% 53% 66% 54% 49% 57% 77% 46% 62% 47% 51% 57% 76% 46% 53% 64% 52% 50% 56% 44% 53% 54% 53% 51% 55% 56% 48% 49% 63% 51% 56% 51% 55% 55% 47% 56% 48%
Watching YouTube videos 49% 50% 48% 65% 45% 61% 45% 59% 45% 65% 49% 44% 42% 43% 50% 65% 46% 45% 60% 70% 47% 46% 48% 42% 59% 64% 48% 42% 60% 45% 46% 51% 41% 49% 50% 49% 46% 51% 52% 44% 45% 55% 46% 52% 51% 48% 44% 58% 51% 43%
Using social media 45% 39% 50% 62% 41% 61% 40% 58% 39% 62% 50% 37% 38% 40% 42% 62% 43% 40% 48% 77% 35% 51% 38% 42% 49% 74% 36% 44% 57% 42% 41% 47% 38% 39% 40% 46% 40% 48% 47% 47% 42% 45% 43% 46% 45% 45% 47% 42% 48% 35%
Watching movies (streaming or cable) 44% 41% 48% 58% 41% 54% 41% 51% 41% 58% 39% 40% 38% 40% 47% 58% 40% 42% 52% 65% 32% 47% 41% 43% 46% 62% 38% 43% 55% 37% 42% 46% 40% 37% 45% 44% 41% 47% 36% 47% 42% 52% 44% 45% 40% 46% 38% 43% 47% 38%
Video gaming (PC, console, or mobile) 40% 47% 34% 54% 37% 50% 38% 49% 37% 54% 41% 42% 35% 35% 35% 54% 41% 35% 64% 44% 43% 40% 43% 27% 60% 40% 43% 32% 48% 47% 36% 42% 33% 39% 42% 40% 39% 41% 35% 42% 39% 46% 40% 40% 36% 43% 28% 44% 42% 37%
Watching TV shows (live or on-demand) 39% 36% 42% 47% 37% 46% 36% 43% 37% 47% 37% 34% 33% 35% 46% 47% 36% 38% 40% 54% 34% 38% 35% 41% 42% 50% 33% 39% 43% 37% 38% 42% 33% 27% 40% 39% 35% 41% 38% 36% 41% 38% 38% 40% 41% 38% 43% 40% 42% 30%
Relaxing / do as little as possible 39% 32% 46% 47% 37% 46% 37% 45% 36% 47% 41% 34% 40% 36% 35% 47% 37% 37% 33% 62% 27% 48% 34% 39% 36% 58% 32% 42% 43% 36% 38% 40% 30% 40% 37% 39% 35% 41% 35% 35% 39% 43% 37% 41% 36% 40% 41% 31% 41% 33%
Watching videos on social media platforms 38% 39% 38% 55% 35% 53% 34% 49% 34% 55% 40% 38% 32% 31% 35% 55% 39% 33% 50% 61% 35% 42% 36% 29% 49% 57% 36% 32% 49% 37% 35% 41% 30% 33% 35% 39% 34% 41% 37% 38% 36% 44% 37% 40% 37% 39% 31% 43% 42% 28%
Online shopping 37% 33% 42% 38% 37% 37% 37% 36% 38% 38% 32% 30% 41% 37% 41% 38% 31% 40% 22% 55% 26% 35% 39% 41% 24% 52% 36% 39% 36% 28% 39% 39% 28% 40% 33% 38% 33% 40% 40% 34% 31% 47% 35% 40% 43% 34% 43% 42% 39% 33%
Cooking / baking 30% 23% 39% 34% 30% 29% 31% 28% 31% 34% 19% 23% 35% 34% 31% 34% 21% 33% 25% 44% 13% 30% 26% 41% 22% 37% 23% 39% 32% 20% 32% 31% 22% 38% 23% 32% 26% 33% 32% 25% 28% 36% 29% 32% 30% 31% 40% 19% 31% 29%
Exercising 30% 34% 26% 34% 29% 34% 29% 34% 28% 34% 35% 27% 26% 28% 31% 34% 31% 28% 34% 34% 34% 28% 34% 23% 34% 33% 34% 24% 32% 26% 30% 30% 24% 35% 33% 29% 31% 30% 32% 29% 23% 42% 34% 26% 25% 33% 19% 30% 31% 29%
Getting fresh air / going for a walk outside 28% 27% 29% 29% 28% 30% 27% 28% 28% 29% 25% 32% 25% 30% 27% 29% 29% 27% 27% 32% 30% 27% 25% 29% 28% 32% 26% 29% 27% 20% 30% 31% 16% 27% 23% 29% 23% 31% 29% 24% 26% 33% 29% 27% 26% 29% 29% 23% 29% 26%
Catching up on news / current events 26% 31% 20% 31% 24% 28% 25% 26% 25% 31% 18% 22% 23% 28% 28% 31% 20% 26% 36% 27% 28% 13% 31% 22% 33% 22% 30% 20% 29% 21% 26% 27% 22% 25% 25% 26% 25% 26% 20% 29% 22% 35% 27% 24% 25% 26% 19% 33% 29% 17%
Reading books / e-books 26% 25% 26% 29% 25% 27% 26% 25% 26% 29% 19% 23% 31% 26% 23% 29% 21% 27% 26% 33% 21% 21% 26% 27% 26% 28% 25% 26% 27% 22% 26% 26% 21% 30% 20% 27% 22% 28% 20% 22% 27% 31% 26% 25% 24% 26% 21% 28% 27% 22%
Improving personal appearance (e.g. haircare, skin care, etc.) 25% 22% 28% 35% 23% 31% 23% 31% 23% 35% 24% 22% 20% 23% 26% 35% 22% 23% 14% 57% 21% 24% 25% 21% 14% 49% 24% 21% 35% 14% 24% 25% 24% 25% 22% 26% 23% 27% 25% 28% 21% 29% 23% 27% 21% 27% 16% 27% 27% 21%
Playing board games 25% 23% 27% 34% 23% 32% 23% 34% 21% 34% 34% 24% 23% 19% 19% 34% 28% 21% 34% 34% 22% 35% 20% 22% 30% 35% 21% 25% 32% 31% 21% 26% 22% 23% 26% 25% 22% 27% 22% 29% 25% 24% 27% 23% 24% 25% 26% 21% 29% 15%
Watching live streams on social media platforms 22% 23% 20% 30% 20% 26% 20% 27% 20% 30% 20% 20% 15% 22% 22% 30% 20% 19% 34% 27% 19% 21% 22% 17% 30% 22% 22% 19% 30% 19% 19% 22% 20% 21% 20% 22% 20% 22% 22% 22% 20% 23% 23% 20% 24% 20% 20% 29% 24% 16%
Learning (e.g. doing a course online or taking a class, etc.) 21% 23% 19% 33% 19% 28% 19% 27% 19% 33% 18% 22% 19% 17% 18% 33% 20% 18% 26% 41% 24% 16% 22% 13% 24% 33% 24% 14% 30% 27% 17% 21% 21% 26% 21% 21% 21% 22% 19% 22% 19% 27% 23% 20% 18% 23% 14% 22% 23% 18%
Making something (e.g. knitting, wood working, etc.) 19% 16% 22% 29% 17% 24% 17% 23% 17% 29% 13% 14% 20% 16% 17% 29% 14% 18% 22% 36% 9% 18% 17% 19% 16% 32% 17% 18% 26% 17% 17% 20% 13% 18% 19% 19% 17% 20% 17% 15% 20% 21% 17% 21% 17% 20% 14% 19% 21% 14%
Going for a jog / run outside 16% 19% 13% 21% 15% 18% 15% 17% 16% 21% 10% 23% 14% 15% 13% 21% 17% 14% 20% 21% 22% 12% 17% 10% 17% 20% 20% 10% 18% 12% 16% 16% 13% 19% 18% 15% 17% 15% 13% 15% 15% 21% 17% 14% 9% 19% 8% 11% 16% 15%
Writing / Journaling 16% 14% 18% 19% 15% 20% 15% 18% 15% 19% 17% 12% 17% 18% 11% 19% 14% 15% 15% 24% 11% 17% 15% 16% 18% 22% 13% 17% 19% 16% 14% 15% 15% 19% 12% 17% 14% 17% 13% 20% 15% 17% 17% 14% 14% 17% 11% 17% 16% 15%
Catching up on beauty and fashion trends 15% 9% 21% 19% 14% 19% 14% 18% 14% 19% 17% 13% 13% 17% 11% 19% 15% 14% 2% 37% 11% 19% 10% 17% 7% 33% 10% 18% 19% 16% 14% 16% 13% 10% 9% 17% 11% 18% 12% 15% 14% 19% 16% 14% 15% 15% 17% 12% 15% 15%
Watching competitive matches / events / races videos online 14% 21% 6% 11% 14% 10% 16% 10% 15% 11% 8% 17% 10% 19% 16% 11% 13% 15% 19% 4% 20% 5% 22% 8% 15% 4% 23% 8% 11% 13% 15% 14% 10% 15% 15% 13% 14% 14% 6% 15% 14% 19% 15% 12% 17% 12% 8% 27% 12% 17%
Playing an instrument 14% 17% 10% 16% 13% 16% 13% 16% 13% 16% 16% 15% 13% 12% 11% 16% 16% 12% 18% 14% 16% 15% 17% 7% 18% 14% 16% 9% 15% 18% 12% 13% 15% 17% 17% 13% 16% 12% 16% 12% 12% 16% 15% 13% 9% 16% 4% 15% 16% 7%
Doing Yoga / meditating / de-stressing 11% 9% 14% 6% 13% 6% 13% 6% 13% 6% 7% 10% 15% 15% 13% 6% 8% 14% 4% 7% 5% 12% 13% 16% 3% 9% 11% 16% 6% 10% 13% 11% 9% 19% 12% 11% 13% 10% 9% 5% 13% 15% 10% 12% 14% 10% 13% 15% 12% 9%
Going to virtual parties / meet-ups 10% 9% 11% 19% 8% 15% 9% 15% 8% 19% 8% 4% 10% 11% 7% 19% 6% 10% 19% 19% 4% 8% 9% 10% 15% 15% 8% 10% 17% 7% 9% 11% 8% 12% 14% 9% 11% 10% 10% 7% 12% 10% 10% 11% 9% 11% 7% 13% 12% 6%
Online cultural experiences (e.g. virtual museum tour, live-stream opera, etc.) 9% 10% 8% 6% 10% 6% 10% 7% 10% 6% 8% 7% 13% 13% 5% 6% 8% 11% 6% 6% 5% 11% 14% 7% 5% 7% 13% 8% 6% 14% 9% 8% 11% 13% 14% 8% 11% 7% 5% 8% 10% 11% 11% 6% 14% 7% 11% 17% 9% 8%
Live-streaming concerts / events 9% 10% 8% 8% 9% 6% 10% 5% 10% 8% 1% 7% 8% 12% 14% 8% 5% 11% 7% 9% 4% 5% 14% 8% 5% 7% 12% 8% 7% 7% 10% 8% 10% 11% 13% 8% 12% 7% 4% 12% 9% 12% 12% 6% 11% 8% 8% 15% 10% 7%
None of the above 8% 9% 7% 5% 9% 6% 9% 6% 9% 5% 7% 9% 9% 8% 9% 5% 8% 9% 7% 4% 10% 6% 9% 9% 7% 5% 9% 9% 5% 7% 9% 7% 14% 8% 7% 8% 10% 7% 12% 8% 10% 2% 7% 9% 6% 9% 6% 6% 7% 12%
Volunteering and fundraising online 7% 8% 6% 5% 7% 5% 8% 5% 8% 5% 4% 5% 10% 8% 7% 5% 4% 8% 7% 3% 3% 6% 11% 6% 6% 3% 9% 7% 5% 9% 7% 6% 7% 12% 9% 6% 8% 6% 5% 7% 7% 8% 9% 5% 7% 7% 5% 9% 7% 6%
Other, please specify: 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 0% 0% 3% 0% 1% 2% 0% 1% 3% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 2% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 2% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1%
Base 1000 509 491 178 822 250 714 288 712 178 109 145 195 191 182 178 254 567 91 87 131 124 287 280 128 122 363 351 216 132 652 720 161 119 212 788 411 589 202 159 403 236 528 472 328 672 172 156 711 289
Base: All Respondents
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