Special Report

How Long the Typical Work Week Is Around the World

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11. Ireland
> Average work week (full-time employees): 39.7 hours
> Employees who worked at least 40 hours/week: 37.6%
> Workforce that is part-time: 21.5%
> Unemployment rate: 5.0%
> Avg. annual wages: $50,490

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12. Luxembourg
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.0 hours
> Employees who worked at least 40 hours/week: 80.4%
> Workforce that is part-time: 11.3%
> Unemployment rate: 5.6%
> Avg. annual wages: $68,681

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13. Austria
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.1 hours
> Employees who worked at least 40 hours/week: 46.9%
> Workforce that is part-time: 20.2%
> Unemployment rate: 4.5%
> Avg. annual wages: $53,903

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14. Lithuania
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.1 hours
> Employees who worked at least 40 hours/week: 90.2%
> Workforce that is part-time: 5.7%
> Unemployment rate: 6.3%
> Avg. annual wages: $28,914

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15. Latvia
> Average work week (full-time employees): 40.1 hours
> Employees who worked at least 40 hours/week: 90.5%
> Workforce that is part-time: 6.0%
> Unemployment rate: 6.3%
> Avg. annual wages: $28,454