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Table 34. Percentage of 9th- through 12th-grade students who played video or computer games or used a computer for something other than schoolwork, by sex and hours per day: 2009
 
Hours per day Total Male Female
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0
Does not play video or computer games1 17.0 12.8 21.6
Less than 1 hour per day 23.9 23.3 24.5
1 hour per day 17.6 18.1 17.0
2 hours per day 16.7 17.5 15.7
3 hours per day 10.9 11.7 10.0
4 hours per day 5.6 6.4 4.8
5 or more hours per day 8.4 10.2 6.5
1 Includes "does not use a computer for something other than school work."
NOTE: Includes using the Internet other than for schoolwork.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance—United States, 2009.

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