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Table A-4A. Percent of employed persons working on their main job on days they worked by occupation and hour of day, 12 AM to 11 AM, average for the combined years 2013-17
Occupation 12 AM 1 AM 2 AM 3 AM 4 AM 5 AM 6 AM 7 AM 8 AM 9 AM 10 AM 11 AM

Total, 15 years and over

4.3 3.6 3.2 3.0 4.5 6.7 13.5 28.2 51.3 64.4 69.1 70.4

Management, professional, and related occupations

2.7 1.9 1.5 1.5 2.3 3.6 8.7 22.0 50.2 68.6 73.6 74.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

2.1 1.3 0.8 1.0 1.8 3.8 9.7 23.4 51.3 70.6 75.5 77.2

Management occupations

2.0 1.1 0.5 0.8 2.1 4.3 10.5 24.9 51.7 69.0 73.9 75.2

Business and financial operations occupations

2.4 1.8 1.4 1.4 1.1 2.8 7.8 19.8 50.4 74.6 79.5 81.9

Professional and related occupations

3.2 2.4 2.0 1.9 2.7 3.4 7.9 21.0 49.3 67.2 72.1 72.0

Computer and mathematical occupations

1.7 1.3 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.6 7.6 20.0 46.4 74.1 79.3 81.6

Architecture and engineering occupations

1.9 1.3 1.3 0.6 1.6 2.9 12.9 33.3 66.2 80.9 82.7 79.0

Life, physical, and social science occupations

4.1 3.0 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.9 10.4 20.1 51.2 66.8 72.9 73.4

Community and social services occupations

2.7 1.5 1.4 0.6 1.2 1.8 3.5 13.5 41.4 64.5 73.9 75.5

Legal occupations

1.8 1.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.9 1.8 10.7 38.3 67.0 77.5 77.6

Education, training, and library occupations

1.5 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7 1.1 4.2 19.1 52.5 67.3 69.2 67.1

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

4.9 3.0 1.6 1.0 1.6 3.8 8.2 16.2 33.5 49.8 61.2 65.5

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

6.6 5.7 5.3 5.7 8.5 8.9 13.8 28.0 53.7 66.4 69.9 68.9

Service occupations

7.0 5.9 5.4 5.0 6.9 8.6 13.5 23.5 39.7 49.5 54.0 59.0

Healthcare support occupations

9.6 9.2 8.9 10.6 12.5 13.3 16.5 24.9 41.5 56.4 59.6 58.5

Protective service occupations

16.1 14.6 13.7 13.4 18.0 18.4 22.7 33.5 47.0 53.3 55.1 55.8

Food preparation and serving related occupations

5.9 4.8 3.9 2.2 4.5 5.4 10.6 17.2 28.2 36.8 41.7 51.7

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5.7 3.9 3.6 3.2 4.1 8.0 15.8 31.2 52.8 58.0 61.5 66.7

Personal care and service occupations

2.9 2.3 1.9 2.1 2.9 4.4 7.1 15.8 34.3 50.4 58.2 62.5

Sales and office occupations

3.1 2.7 2.2 2.3 3.5 5.2 9.9 23.5 47.3 64.1 69.6 70.9

Sales and related occupations

2.4 2.3 1.7 1.6 2.8 4.6 8.8 21.6 40.4 56.8 65.8 66.8

Office and administrative support occupations

3.7 3.1 2.7 2.9 4.1 5.7 10.8 25.1 53.1 70.2 72.7 74.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

3.1 2.8 2.5 2.8 3.5 7.2 20.9 49.8 75.0 76.2 79.2 79.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

4.5 3.6 3.4 3.4 10.9 17.7 (1)- (1)- 73.9 67.9 71.6 76.5

Construction and extraction occupations

2.1 1.8 1.3 2.4 2.4 6.0 20.4 50.8 77.3 77.4 81.4 81.9

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4.3 4.1 4.0 3.1 3.0 5.9 17.2 45.0 72.0 76.9 78.0 77.0

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

9.3 8.8 9.0 7.7 12.3 18.4 33.1 50.9 62.1 61.2 65.2 64.0

Production occupations

10.7 9.9 10.3 8.5 12.8 18.2 34.5 55.8 66.2 61.9 67.5 66.6

Transportation and material moving occupations

7.9 7.7 7.8 7.1 11.8 18.6 31.7 46.1 58.1 60.5 63.0 61.3

Footnotes
(1) Estimate is suppressed because it does not meet the American Time Use Survey publication standards.

NOTE: Estimates refer to work done for one's main job only and exclude travel related to work. These estimates are a snapshot showing the percent of individuals working at the one-minute interval that starts at the time indicated. Data refer to persons 15 years and over. For technical information about the American Time Use Survey, see the ATUS User's Guide at https://www.bls.gov/tus/atususersguide.pdf.
Source: American Time Use Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Table A-4B. Percent of employed persons working on their main job on days they worked by occupation and hour of day, 12 PM to 11 PM, average for the combined years 2013-17
Occupation 12 PM 1 PM 2 PM 3 PM 4 PM 5 PM 6 PM 7 PM 8 PM 9 PM 10 PM 11 PM

Total, 15 years and over

52.9 62.4 67.2 63.7 52.8 34.0 20.1 15.2 12.5 11.0 8.8 6.4

Management, professional, and related occupations

55.4 63.4 71.4 68.6 58.2 35.6 17.7 12.5 10.5 9.3 7.1 4.9

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

56.9 64.0 73.2 71.7 63.1 38.6 18.2 11.7 9.1 8.5 6.5 4.4

Management occupations

55.4 62.8 71.7 69.8 62.4 39.3 19.9 13.4 10.4 9.7 7.6 4.8

Business and financial operations occupations

60.7 67.1 77.0 76.3 64.6 36.8 13.9 7.7 5.9 5.6 3.8 3.6

Professional and related occupations

54.2 62.9 70.0 66.3 54.6 33.4 17.4 13.1 11.5 10.0 7.5 5.2

Computer and mathematical occupations

54.6 70.4 76.5 75.8 66.5 38.9 12.5 6.8 6.7 5.5 5.4 4.1

Architecture and engineering occupations

44.7 71.0 79.0 78.0 64.9 32.4 14.7 8.0 6.6 4.6 5.5 3.5

Life, physical, and social science occupations

50.5 58.4 69.4 66.1 53.3 35.3 14.8 8.7 12.1 10.4 5.2 4.8

Community and social services occupations

59.0 60.9 69.7 64.3 60.3 33.1 20.2 17.0 14.4 9.8 6.0 4.7

Legal occupations

52.6 67.5 77.5 77.2 72.3 44.7 22.5 8.6 8.5 7.4 4.2 2.0

Education, training, and library occupations

56.9 64.9 67.2 58.4 37.8 24.3 13.0 10.4 11.5 10.8 6.9 3.5

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

49.5 51.2 62.7 61.9 57.4 39.5 23.1 18.4 13.1 11.8 9.8 7.1

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

56.2 58.1 67.4 65.6 56.3 35.8 22.9 21.4 15.5 14.0 11.5 9.1

Service occupations

49.6 55.3 54.9 51.4 44.2 36.6 30.2 26.5 21.8 19.3 14.7 10.7

Healthcare support occupations

50.8 52.1 56.3 53.0 41.0 28.1 22.2 17.6 12.8 15.1 14.6 13.8

Protective service occupations

44.1 55.3 60.0 56.1 48.7 39.5 31.7 26.2 21.6 21.2 21.1 20.1

Food preparation and serving related occupations

56.5 56.1 48.7 44.2 44.0 48.1 45.9 45.4 41.8 33.6 20.8 11.6

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

41.9 58.8 56.2 51.8 37.2 20.4 16.5 14.2 11.2 9.8 8.5 8.5

Personal care and service occupations

51.9 51.8 58.1 57.2 52.4 43.9 28.7 20.8 12.5 11.6 9.6 3.8

Sales and office occupations

55.1 61.3 67.2 65.2 55.5 35.6 20.0 14.9 11.3 9.2 7.2 4.7

Sales and related occupations

56.9 59.8 66.7 64.0 56.7 42.8 27.8 21.4 15.9 13.1 8.2 4.3

Office and administrative support occupations

53.6 62.6 67.6 66.1 54.5 29.6 13.5 9.5 7.5 6.0 6.3 5.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

46.8 74.4 76.5 69.2 48.3 26.7 13.1 8.4 6.8 5.2 4.5 4.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

(1)- 70.8 75.1 (1)- (1)- (1)- 20.9 15.9 10.8 7.8 7.6 5.3

Construction and extraction occupations

46.1 77.2 79.3 72.5 44.4 25.0 11.9 7.4 5.0 3.8 3.2 2.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

50.9 71.3 72.7 69.7 54.2 26.7 12.5 7.6 8.2 6.5 5.6 6.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

48.2 62.0 61.8 55.5 42.7 26.8 20.4 15.5 14.0 13.5 12.9 11.4

Production occupations

44.8 65.7 63.4 54.6 39.2 22.4 17.0 12.6 12.5 12.6 13.4 12.7

Transportation and material moving occupations

51.7 58.4 60.3 56.5 46.1 31.2 23.7 18.4 15.6 14.4 12.4 10.1

Footnotes
(1) Estimate is suppressed because it does not meet the American Time Use Survey publication standards.

NOTE: Estimates refer to work done for one's main job only and exclude travel related to work. These estimates are a snapshot showing the percent of individuals working at the one-minute interval that starts at the time indicated. Data refer to persons 15 years and over. For technical information about the American Time Use Survey, see the ATUS User's Guide at https://www.bls.gov/tus/atususersguide.pdf.
Source: American Time Use Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

Last Modified Date: July 25, 2018