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I walk 4 miles a day at speed of 4mph. For measuring number of calories needed to maintain weight, would this be lightly, moderately or highly active?

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Dr. Martin Fried
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In brief: Moderate

Moderately active- that is good- you are walking a 15 minute mile for about one hour a day.
If you waked faster that might be considered more activity and highly active. The speed as well as the time of an activity contributes to the description you are asking.

In brief: Moderate

Moderately active- that is good- you are walking a 15 minute mile for about one hour a day.
If you waked faster that might be considered more activity and highly active. The speed as well as the time of an activity contributes to the description you are asking.
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