BALTIMORE (WJZ) — What did you do during the statewide stay-at-home order amid the COVID-19 pandemic?

A new study finds most of us spent our time watching television.

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In fact, the average Marylander watched 377 hours worth of shows during the stay-at-home order. That’s about 34 hours per-week.


To compare, before the stay-at-home order, the average person watched 262 hours of television over the same time period.

The study also found Marylanders admitted to doing 33 percent less exercise.

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