Appendix table 48. Average usual weekly working hours in main job of employees aged 15-74 by socio-economic group and employer sector in 2010

  Usual weekly working hours
Employees total Upper-level employees Lower-level employees Manual workers
Sex Employer sector        
Both sexes total Employer sector total 36,5 37,8 35,3 36,8
Private sector 36,7 38,7 34,8 37,0
Public sector 36,2 36,4 36,2 35,5
- central government 37,2 38,0 36,2 36,9
- local government 35,8 35,6 36,1 35,4
Males Employer sector total 38,3 38,9 37,2 38,3
Private sector 38,6 39,6 37,4 38,5
Public sector 36,8 36,9 36,6 36,6
- central government 38,0 38,5 37,2 37,8
- local government 36,0 35,6 36,0 36,5
Females Employer sector total 34,9 36,4 34,7 33,3
Private sector 34,0 36,8 33,5 32,8
Public sector 35,9 36,1 36,1 34,7
- central government 36,5 37,4 35,6 35,2
- local government 35,8 35,6 36,1 34,7

Source: Labour force survey 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 1.11.2011

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