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A data chart image of Men spent 5.5 hours per day in leisure activities, women 4.9 hours, in 2019

Men spent 5.5 hours per day in leisure activities, women 4.9 hours, in 2019

July 02, 2020

On an average day in 2019, nearly everyone age 15 and older (95 percent) engaged in some sort of leisure activity, such as watching TV, socializing, or exercising. Men spent more time in leisure activities (5.5 hours) than did women (4.9 hours).

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July 01, 2020

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Most manufacturing industries experienced labor productivity declines in 2019

Labor productivity declines were widespread among manufacturing industries in 2019, with decreases in 54 of the 86 industries studied.

June 30, 2020

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60 percent of college graduates born from 1980 to 1984 were married at age 33

Fifty percent of Americans born from 1980 to 1984 were married at age 33. Another 17 percent were cohabiting (unmarried and living with a partner), and 33 percent were single (not married and not living with a partner).

June 29, 2020

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Motor vehicle manufacturing nonfatal injury and illness rate twice as high as private industry

Workers in motor vehicle manufacturing suffered 6.3 nonfatal injuries and illnesses per 100 full-time workers in 2018. The rate for the industry remained over twice as high as the rate for all private industry each year from 2009 to 2018.

June 26, 2020

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High concentrations of slaughterers and meat packers in Iowa, South Dakota, and Nebraska in 2019

The animal slaughtering and processing industry had about 527,000 jobs in May 2019. Two occupations combined made up over one-third of employment in this industry: meat, poultry, and fish cutters and trimmers (114,160) and slaughterers and meat packers (67,670).

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