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Table 4. Employed persons working and time spent working on days worked by full- and part-time status and sex, jobholding status, educational attainment, and day of week, 2008 annual averages

       Table 4.  Employed persons working and time spent working on days worked by full- and part-time status and sex,
       jobholding status, educational attainment, and day of week, 2008 annual averages
       
       (Numbers in thousands)
                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
                                                          Employed persons who    Employed persons who    Employed persons who 
                                                          worked on an average    worked on an average    worked on an average 
                                                                  day                   weekday          Saturday, Sunday, and 
                                                 Total                                                         holiday (1)     
                    Characteristic              employ-                                                                        
                                                   ed                                                                          
                                                                Percent Average         Percent Average         Percent Average
                                                         Number    of    hours  Number    of    hours   Number    of     hours 
                                                                employ-    of     (3)   employ-   of      (4)   employ-    of  
                                                                   ed   work(2)            ed   work(2)            ed   work(2)
                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
          Full- and part-time status and sex                                                                                   
       Total, 15 years and over (5)............ 155,371 105,735   68.1     7.59 128,146   82.5     7.93  52,792   34.0     5.61
          Full-time workers.................... 121,122  87,297   72.1     8.05 107,129   88.4     8.44  41,090   33.9     5.69
          Part-time workers....................  34,250  18,439   53.8     5.37  21,151   61.8     5.39  11,705   34.2     5.32
        Men (5)................................  83,045  58,744   70.7     7.97  71,008   85.5     8.33  29,667   35.7     5.88
          Full-time workers....................  71,006  52,368   73.8     8.27  63,652   89.6     8.65  25,257   35.6     5.95
          Part-time workers....................  12,039   6,376   53.0     5.47   7,275   60.4     5.45   4,404   36.6     5.52
        Women (5)..............................  72,326  46,991   65.0     7.11  57,133   79.0     7.43  23,132   32.0     5.26
          Full-time workers....................  50,115  34,928   69.7     7.73  43,458   86.7     8.13  15,892   31.7     5.28
          Part-time workers....................  22,211  12,063   54.3     5.33  13,868   62.4     5.35   7,258   32.7     5.19
                                                                                                                               
                  Jobholding status                                                                                            
       Single jobholders....................... 140,936  93,810   66.6     7.57 114,733   81.4     7.90  44,289   31.4     5.51
       Multiple jobholders.....................  14,436  11,925   82.6     7.73  13,423   93.0     8.17   8,451   58.5     6.13
                                                                                                                               
         Educational attainment, 25 years and                                                                                  
                        over                                                                                                   
       Less than a high school diploma.........  11,659   7,955   68.2     8.17   9,724   83.4     8.31   2,939   25.2     6.80
       High school graduates, no college (6)...  36,749  24,843   67.6     7.86  31,339   85.3     8.07  10,699   29.1     6.53
       Some college or associate degree........  33,637  22,655   67.4     7.63  27,369   81.4     7.96  11,506   34.2     5.76
       Bachelor's degree and higher (7)........  48,938  35,669   72.9     7.42  43,317   88.5     7.99  17,643   36.1     4.07
       
          1 Holidays are New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas
       Day. In 2008, data were not collected about Christmas Day.
          2 Includes work at main and other job(s), and excludes travel related to work.
          3 Number was derived by multiplying the "Total employed" by the percent of employed persons who worked on an average
       weekday.
          4 Number was derived by multiplying the "Total employed" by the percent of employed persons who worked on an average
       Saturday, Sunday, and holiday.
          5 Includes workers whose hours vary.
          6 Includes persons with a high school diploma or equivalent.
          7 Includes persons with bachelor's, master's, professional, and doctoral degrees.
          NOTE:  Unless otherwise specified, data refer to persons 15 years and over.
       
       
       
       
       
       

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Last Modified Date: August 03, 2021