Special Report

The Length of a Typical Work Week Around the World

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11. Ireland
> Average work week (full-time employees): 39.7 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 5.3%
> Workforce that is part-time: 21.5%
> Unemployment rate: 5.0%
> Avg. annual wages: $47,952

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12. Luxembourg
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.0 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 3.8%
> Workforce that is part-time: 12.6%
> Unemployment rate: 5.8%
> Avg. annual wages: $65,449

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13. Lithuania
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.1 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 0.5%
> Workforce that is part-time: 6.7%
> Unemployment rate: 6.2%
> Avg. annual wages: $26,429

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14. Austria
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.2 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 6.7%
> Workforce that is part-time: 20.5%
> Unemployment rate: 4.4%
> Avg. annual wages: $50,868

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15. Estonia
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.2 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 2.4%
> Workforce that is part-time: 9.1%
> Unemployment rate: 4.1%
> Avg. annual wages: $26,898

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