Average Hours of Work Per Week, Total, Household Survey for United States (M08354USM310NNBR)
1970-01: 39.1 Hours Per Week
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, Updated: 2012-08-17 2:31 PM CDT
|Source:|| National Bureau of Economic Research
|Release:||NBER Macrohistory Database|
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.