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Research Article

A Mobile Application for Easy Design and Testing of Algorithms to Monitor Physical Activity in the Workplace

Table 2

The different categories and types of activities in the current literature.

Category Activity type

Simple activities Walking, jogging, sitting, standing, lying, walking upstairs, walking downstairs, jumping, taking escalator up, taking escalator down, taking elevator up, taking elevator down
Complex activities Shopping, taking buses, moving by walking, driving a car, living activities, brushing teeth, vacuuming, typing, eating, cooking, washing hand, meditation, clapping, watering plants, sweeping, shaving, dry blowing the hair, washing dishes, ironing, flushing the toilet
Working activities Working, relaxing, cleaning, on a break, meeting, home talking, home entertaining
Health activities Exercising, fall, rehabilitation activities, following routines