The percent of people employed in management, professional, and related occupations and who worked at home on days they worked generally trended up from 2003 to 2007.
In 2007, about 1 in 3 of those workers spent some time working at home on days they worked.
In contrast, people employed in other occupations were less likely to work at home; in both 2003 and 2007, about 12 percent of these workers worked at home on days they worked.
Overall, on days they worked, nearly 1 in 5 employed people spent at least some time working at home; this figure was approximately the same for all years 2003 to 2007.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, The Economics Daily, Working at home, 2003-2007 at https://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2009/jun/wk4/art02.htm (visited September 27, 2023).