Special Report

The Length of a Typical Work Week Around the World

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21. Slovenia
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.6 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 4.4%
> Workforce that is part-time: 7.3%
> Unemployment rate: 4.9%
> Avg. annual wages: $37,322

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22. Portugal
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.7 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 8.3%
> Workforce that is part-time: 5.3%
> Unemployment rate: 6.3%
> Avg. annual wages: $25,487

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23. Poland
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.9 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 6.0%
> Workforce that is part-time: 5.4%
> Unemployment rate: 3.2%
> Avg. annual wages: $29,109

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24. Greece
> Average work week (full-time employees): 41.5 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 6.4%
> Workforce that is part-time: 12.5%
> Unemployment rate: 17.1%
> Avg. annual wages: $26,671

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25. United States
> Average work week (full-time employees): 41.5 hours
> Employees who worked over 50 hours/week: 11.1%
> Workforce that is part-time: 12.7%
> Unemployment rate: 3.5%
> Avg. annual wages: $63,093

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