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In 2015, 38% of workers in management do some work from home on days they work

06/24/2016

In 2015, 38 percent of workers in management, business, and financial operations occupations, and 35 percent of workers in professional and related occupations, did some or all of their work from home on days they worked. Workers in other occupations were less likely to work from home.
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In 2013-14, 47% of the 40.4 million eldercare providers in the U.S. work full time

09/23/2015

Sixteen percent of the U.S. population over age 15 provides eldercare--unpaid care for someone with a condition related to aging--to others. A majority (61 percent) of eldercare providers are employed, and 47 percent are employed full time.
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Access to and Use of Leave

08/16/2012

In 2011, 90 percent of wage and salary workers had access to paid or unpaid leave at their main jobs. Twenty-one percent of wage and salary workers took paid or unpaid leave during an average week and those who did took an average of 15.6 hours.
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Married Parents' Use of Time Summary

05/08/2008

In the years 2003-06, married mothers who were employed full time were more likely to do household activities and provide childcare on an average day than were married fathers who were employed full time. Among full-time workers, married fathers were more likely to work than were married mothers.
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