In the UK we spend an average of up to 12 hours a day sitting.
You might think this doesn’t apply to you or you may sit even longer, however, most of us sit more than we should. You can calculate the time you spend sitting at getting Britain Standing.
On average we spend more than 85% of our time in the office sitting down. In Scandinavia they’ve realised the positive affects sit-stand desks offer – 80% of office workers are using them.
In Denmark, it is expected for an employer to offer sit-stand desks. Although most would agree that adjusting between sitting and standing would benefit most of us, only 1% in the UK have access to height-adjustable desks.