Using Time Wisely
A new study on time use shows we are working more but we are playing more, too. New government stats show:
-- Employed persons worked 7.6 hours on average on the days that they
-- On the days that they worked, employed men worked about an hour more
than employed women--8.0 versus 7.1 hours.
-- Self-employed persons were more likely to work on the weekend days than wage and salary workers.
-- On an average day, nearly everyone (96 percent) watched some TV
-- Men average 5.7 hours on leisure activities (like TV watching) and women averaged 4.9 hours.
View the entire release at http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/atus.pdf