Youth Reporting 2 Hours or Less of Screen Time Daily

Notes: † Significant linear trend by weight status, p < 0.05. TV plus computer is the sum of time spent watching TV and using a computer. For analytical purposes, the response of “< 1 hour” was assigned the value of 0.5 hours. Access data table at: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db157_table.pdf#4.

Data Sources: CDC/NCHS, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) and NHANES National Youth Fitness Survey, 2012.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/National Center for Health Statistics: TV Watching and Computer Use in U.S. Youth Aged 12–15, 2012