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Table A-5A. Percent of employed persons working on their main job on days they worked by industry and hour of day, 12 AM to 11 AM, average for the combined years 2015-19
Industry 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

4.2 3.5 3.0 3.0 4.4 6.6 13.5 28.3 51.0 63.8 68.9 69.8

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

1.0 1.2 0.8 0.8 5.3 10.6 26.5 47.0 65.3 63.9 68.0 67.6

Mining

5.1 6.4 8.2 5.4 11.2 (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)-

Construction

0.8 0.6 0.7 1.6 1.7 4.7 17.9 50.1 75.4 77.5 82.6 81.9

Manufacturing

6.5 6.6 6.0 5.2 7.3 12.2 26.9 47.4 64.3 67.4 72.8 71.3

Durable goods manufacturing

6.2 6.3 5.5 5.5 6.4 11.2 27.3 48.5 67.2 70.9 75.1 73.8

Nondurable goods manufacturing

7.3 7.2 7.0 4.6 9.1 14.1 26.0 45.2 58.5 60.3 68.1 66.3

Wholesale and retail trade

3.8 3.7 3.4 2.9 5.0 7.3 13.2 26.1 45.9 60.1 66.3 64.0

Wholesale trade

4.5 3.7 3.9 3.6 5.3 7.4 14.6 36.1 63.3 77.3 79.0 73.8

Retail trade

3.6 3.7 3.3 2.7 4.9 7.3 12.9 23.4 41.1 55.3 62.9 61.3

Transportation and utilities

8.0 7.2 7.4 7.9 11.6 16.4 28.9 43.2 59.9 64.9 66.9 66.7

Transportation and warehousing

8.8 7.8 8.1 8.7 13.2 18.9 30.2 42.2 56.2 62.7 64.2 64.7

Utilities

3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.8 4.3 22.2 48.6 78.0 75.6 79.7 76.6

Information

5.0 2.3 4.0 3.2 3.8 4.7 7.2 19.1 41.3 57.4 62.8 66.0

Financial activities

1.2 0.8 0.6 0.7 1.3 2.5 6.2 15.6 44.9 74.7 79.0 80.0

Finance and insurance

0.7 0.4 0.2 0.5 1.0 1.8 5.3 15.8 47.4 79.5 83.9 83.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

2.3 1.6 1.6 1.2 1.9 4.1 8.0 15.3 39.2 63.9 68.0 72.7

Professional and business services

3.8 3.0 1.7 2.0 2.3 4.2 9.3 22.3 45.1 65.0 72.0 74.1

Professional and technical services

2.1 1.2 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.5 6.0 17.2 38.7 65.5 74.7 75.6

Management, administrative, and waste services

7.2 6.7 3.3 4.4 5.0 9.7 16.1 32.6 58.1 64.0 66.8 71.0

Education and health services

3.8 3.0 2.4 2.6 3.6 4.6 8.6 22.8 52.0 65.0 68.4 69.2

Educational services

1.5 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.8 1.6 5.4 19.9 54.7 66.1 69.9 68.9

Healthcare and social assistance

5.6 4.6 4.0 4.3 5.9 6.9 11.0 25.0 49.8 64.2 67.2 69.5

Leisure and hospitality

6.8 4.8 3.4 2.8 5.5 7.4 11.5 18.2 29.0 40.7 47.7 55.8

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

5.7 3.5 2.2 2.6 4.0 6.3 11.2 18.6 30.9 43.6 50.4 58.3

Accommodation and food services

7.2 5.2 3.9 2.8 6.0 7.7 11.6 18.0 28.4 39.7 46.8 55.0

Other services

1.5 0.8 0.8 1.4 0.8 1.9 4.7 16.3 38.0 56.0 66.7 70.2

Other services, except private households

1.6 0.9 0.9 1.5 0.8 2.1 5.2 17.5 39.8 57.6 67.2 70.9

Other services, private households

(1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)-

Public administration

5.3 4.6 4.5 5.1 6.6 6.8 15.0 31.9 61.9 73.4 73.5 73.6

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. Other activities done simultaneously are not included. 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-5B. Percent of employed persons working on their main job on days they worked by industry and hour of day, 12 PM to 11 PM, average for the combined years 2015-19
Industry 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

53.2 63.2 67.3 64.0 53.4 34.0 20.0 14.8 12.2 10.5 8.5 6.1

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

42.5 62.7 67.2 58.3 48.6 30.8 19.0 14.2 8.4 6.3 3.1 1.5

Mining

(1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- 9.8 5.0 6.9 5.6 8.1 7.2

Construction

50.7 73.7 76.6 72.0 48.4 27.1 10.2 5.8 6.0 3.1 1.9 1.3

Manufacturing

47.4 69.6 70.7 65.7 51.0 27.4 15.6 9.5 10.7 9.4 8.7 8.7

Durable goods manufacturing

46.8 70.9 72.9 67.7 52.1 27.3 14.5 8.8 9.5 8.8 7.6 8.1

Nondurable goods manufacturing

48.7 67.0 66.1 61.7 48.7 27.7 17.8 10.9 12.9 10.8 10.9 9.8

Wholesale and retail trade

56.1 59.3 64.4 61.4 56.4 39.8 24.8 19.3 15.3 11.2 8.5 5.7

Wholesale trade

54.6 65.5 71.3 68.0 63.9 37.3 14.2 11.2 8.3 8.9 5.9 5.0

Retail trade

56.6 57.6 62.5 59.6 54.4 40.5 27.7 21.5 17.2 11.8 9.2 5.8

Transportation and utilities

52.7 62.2 63.1 60.2 51.9 34.3 21.8 16.4 14.4 14.0 11.6 9.5

Transportation and warehousing

54.3 60.5 61.1 58.1 51.3 35.0 23.5 18.0 15.7 15.4 12.8 11.1

Utilities

45.2 70.8 72.6 70.6 54.7 30.9 13.2 8.7 7.8 7.4 5.9 1.7

Information

57.4 56.2 66.1 67.9 59.6 42.1 26.1 15.6 11.5 9.9 11.5 6.8

Financial activities

58.6 66.5 74.1 73.2 66.9 36.3 15.3 8.3 6.0 3.8 3.3 2.5

Finance and insurance

60.3 68.0 79.4 77.5 71.5 37.9 14.6 7.3 4.8 3.5 2.6 1.8

Real estate and rental and leasing

54.7 63.3 62.4 63.3 56.5 32.6 16.9 10.7 8.6 4.6 4.9 3.9

Professional and business services

54.1 63.2 70.1 69.2 60.1 37.8 16.9 10.4 7.4 7.6 6.5 5.4

Professional and technical services

55.2 63.9 72.3 73.4 65.0 40.4 16.4 9.2 6.0 6.8 5.0 3.8

Management, administrative, and waste services

51.8 61.7 65.5 60.7 50.4 32.4 17.9 12.7 10.4 9.1 9.5 8.8

Education and health services

54.0 62.3 67.7 63.7 49.1 30.2 17.7 14.1 11.6 10.4 9.0 5.9

Educational services

54.3 64.1 68.3 60.9 39.9 22.5 13.2 10.2 9.9 8.3 7.1 3.7

Healthcare and social assistance

53.9 60.9 67.2 65.8 56.3 36.1 21.3 17.1 12.8 12.0 10.4 7.7

Leisure and hospitality

51.7 54.5 53.2 50.1 46.8 42.3 37.1 35.2 29.8 26.2 18.8 11.3

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

45.5 46.6 50.9 51.3 45.3 36.1 27.1 24.6 19.1 16.3 16.5 8.5

Accommodation and food services

53.7 57.1 54.0 49.7 47.3 44.3 40.4 38.7 33.3 29.5 19.5 12.2

Other services

56.8 60.9 61.1 58.4 52.3 36.2 24.8 16.5 12.0 8.8 4.2 2.6

Other services, except private households

56.6 61.6 63.3 61.1 54.9 37.4 26.4 17.6 12.9 9.2 4.7 2.9

Other services, private households

(1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)- (1)-

Public administration

52.3 67.0 71.6 67.4 54.8 28.4 17.0 11.8 10.0 9.6 9.8 7.0

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. Other activities done simultaneously are not included. 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: June 25, 2020