Appendix table 48. Average usual weekly working hours in main job, employees aged 15-74 by socio-economic group and employer sector in 2014

  Usual weekly working hours
Employees total Upper-level employees Lower-level employees Manual workers
Sex Employer sector        
Both sexes total Employer sector total 36,2 37,6 35,3 36,1
Private sector 36,3 38,4 34,8 36,3
Public sector 36,1 36,6 36,0 35,0
- central government 37,6 38,4 36,5 36,7
- local government 35,7 35,8 35,9 34,9
Males Employer sector total 37,9 38,6 37,3 37,7
Private sector 38,1 39,2 37,4 37,9
Public sector 36,9 37,4 37,1 35,6
- central government 38,4 39,0 37,6 37,0
- local government 36,1 36,2 36,7 35,4
Females Employer sector total 34,6 36,5 34,4 32,3
Private sector 33,6 37,0 33,4 31,5
Public sector 35,7 36,1 35,7 34,6
- central government 36,8 37,8 35,7 36,1
- local government 35,5 35,6 35,7 34,5

Source: Labour Force Survey 2014. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.4.2015

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