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Average Hours of Work Per Week, Total, Household Survey for United States

1970-01: 39.1 Hours per Week  
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, M08354USM310NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-17 2:31 PM CDT
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Data Represent Average Hours Worked Per Week By The Employed Labor Force "At Work": Persons 14 Years And Older Through 1966; Persons 16 Years And Older Thereafter. Source: For 1947-1958 Data: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Reports--Labor Force, Series P-50, Annual Reports On The Labor Force; For 1959-1970 Data: Bureau Of Labor Statistics, Monthly Issues Of Employment And Earnings.

This NBER data series m08354 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.

NBER Indicator: m08354

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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National Bureau of Economic Research, Average Hours of Work Per Week, Total, Household Survey for United States [M08354USM310NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M08354USM310NNBR/, August 2, 2015.





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