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Table 5 Time spent on indirect activities

From: A prospective investigation of direct and indirect home care activities in three rural Norwegian municipalities

Activity Muni. No Obs Median (min.) (IQR) (min.) Mean (min.) Sum dur. (hrs) Indir. Indir of tot hrsa
Drive M1 5935 7 (3–15) 12 1183 54% 30%
M2 6111 5 (3–11) 10 979 49% 25%
M3 7000 6 (3–12) 9 1065 43% 22%
Adm M1 1107 11 (3–33) 26 487 22% 12%
M2 999 10 (4–26) 23 386 19% 10%
M3 1341 7 (2–20) 17 376 15% 8%
Report M1 659 17 (9–27) 23 255 12% 7%
M2 578 30 (20–45) 32 313 16% 8%
M3 1202 28 (15–37) 28 569 23% 12%
Docu M1 1680 1 (0.5–2) 4 99 4% 3%
M2 402 20 (15–30) 26 173 9% 4%
M3 692 20 (11–34) 25 287 12% 6%
Drug M1 179 21 (7–57) 46 137 6% 4%
M2 127 40 (15–75) 53 113 6% 3%
M3 251 17 (7–48) 33 138 6% 3%
Teach M1 20 70 (9–219) 136 45 2% 1%
M2 20 35 (24–68) 80 27 1% 1%
M3 44 10 (3–43) 32 23 1% 0%
Total indirect M1 9580 2206 100% 56%
M2 8237 1991 100% 51%
M3 10,530 2458 100% 51%
  1. a Calculated based on the total number of hours provided in Table 4