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Jocks

Top 10 Percent of Population in Time Spent
Exercising or Playing Sports

Perhaps surprisingly, athletes are not much younger
than the population average.

Jocks
 
All Adults
median age
42
44
percent age 60+
20%
22%
percent male
59%
48%
median household income
$59,943
$48,588
percent African/American
8%
12%
percent Hispanic
12%
13%
percent with
children in household
36%
39%
percent by region
   Northeast
19%
18%
   Midwest
24%
25%
   South
31%
35%
   West
25%
22%

 

source: estimates for the population age 18+ by the Time Use Institute,
based on the American Time Use Survey for 2005, 2006, and 2007