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Data Retrieval: American Time Use Survey (ATUS)
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Table 6. Employed persons working at home and at their workplace and time spent working at each location by full- and part-time status and sex, jobholding status, and educational attainment, annual averages
[Numbers in thousands]

Characteristic Total employed Employed persons who worked on an average day Employed persons who worked at their workplace on an average day(1) Employed persons who worked at home on an average day(1)(2)
Number Percent of employed Average hours of work Number Percent of those who worked Average hours of work at workplace Number Percent of those who worked Average hours of work at home
Full- and part-time status and sex

Total, 15 years and over(3)

Full-time workers

Part-time workers


Full-time workers

Part-time workers


Full-time workers

Part-time workers

Jobholding status

Single jobholders

Multiple jobholders

Educational attainment, 25 years and over

Less than a high school diploma

High school graduates, no college

Some college or associate degree

Bachelor's degree and higher

Bachelor's degree only

Advanced degree

(1) Individuals may have worked at more than one location.
(2) "Working at home" includes any time persons did work at home and is not restricted to persons whose usual workplace is their home.
(3) Includes workers whose hours vary.

NOTE: Includes work at main and other job(s) and at locations other than home or workplace. Excludes travel related to work. Unless otherwise specified, data refer to persons 15 years and over.


Last Modified Date: June 27, 2017