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Table 2 Average times for main activities performed by educators

From: Educators' working conditions in a day care centre on ownership of a non-profit organization

  Sum main Average SD main  
Categories activity time main activity activity Percentage
  (hh:mm:ss) (hh:mm:ss) (hh:mm:ss)  
Documentation and administrative tasks 07:00:43 00:12:45 00:10:13 2.73
Child care 22:30:16 00:40:55 00:13:25 8.76
Meals 40:56:55 01:14:57 00:17:17 15.94
Afternoon nap 13:58:14 00:25:24 00:25:50 5.44
Contact to parents 03:39:24 00:06:39 00:10:15 1.42
Educational work 23:17:16 00:49:37 00:40:09 10.62
Cleaning 05:44:59 00:10:27 00:07:44 2.24
Continuing education/Supervision 00:15:01 00:00:27 00:01:29 0.10
Individual contact 03:05:54 00:05:38 00:04:58 1.21
Walking 38:31:39 01:13:41 00:37:23 15.78
Breaks 15:06:34 00:27:28 00:12:13 5.88
Playing 57:21:48 01:44:18 00:54:12 22.33
Communication 19:21:55 00:35:13 00:28:56 7.54