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Calories Burned by 60 Minutes of sitting - writing, desk work, typing


calories burned sitting

Here is a summary of the calories burned for an average man and average woman engaged in the activity - sitting - writing, desk work, typing. For additional information we also have the calorific burn for related sitting activities.

The calories burned, for an average male, weighing 190 pounds (86 kg) is 155 Calories, in one hour of sitting - writing, desk work, typing.

The calories burned, for an average female, weighing 163 pounds (74 kg) is 133 Calories, in one hour of sitting - writing, desk work, typing.

The calories burned per minute, by sitting - writing, desk work, typing for an average man is 3 Calories per minute, and for an average woman is 2 Calories per minute.

This activity is in the category miscellaneous.

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  biking
  canoeing
  climbing
  cricket
  cycling
  dancing
  exercise
  elliptical
  fishing
  football
  fencing
  golf
  gymnastics
  hiking
  jogging
  judo
  karate
  kayaking
  kick boxing
  pilates
  ropejumping
  rowing
  rugby
  running
  sitting
  skating
  skiing
  sleeping
  soccer
  softball
  spinning
  standing
  step aerobics
  swimming
  tae kwan do
  tennis
  treadmill
  volleyball
  walking
  water polo
  weight lifting
  yoga
  zumba

Reference:
Compendium of physical activities: an update of activity codes and MET intensities.
Ainsworth, B, Haskell, W, Whitt, M.
Med Sci Sports Ex, 32(9): S498-S516, 2000.

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