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Employment and Labour Markets: Key Tables from OECD

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2010 Average annual working time 2010

Hours per worker

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Employment and labour markets: Key tables from OECD - ISSN 2075-2342 - © OECD 2010

 Average annual working time
 Hours per worker
 
 
 
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
 
Australia
1 733.4
 
1 738.3
 
1 731.8
 
1 726.3
 
1 718.9
 
1 713.2
 
1 718.1
 
1 690.1
 
 
Austria
1 652.2
 
1 657.7
 
1 663.3
 
1 651.8
 
1 644.1
 
1 630.4
 
1 631.4
 
1 620.8
 
 
Belgium
1 580.0
 
1 575.0
 
1 549.0
 
1 565.0
 
1 566.0
 
1 560.0
 
1 568.0
 
1 550.0
 
 
Canada
1 744.4
 
1 734.1
 
1 752.4
 
1 738.3
 
1 737.9
 
1 735.7
 
1 727.3
 
1 699.0
 
 
Chile
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Czech Republic
1 980.1
 
1 971.7
 
1 985.9
 
2 002.1
 
1 996.8
 
1 985.5
 
1 992.4
 
1 942.2
 
 
Denmark
1 578.8
 
1 576.5
 
1 579.4
 
1 578.8
 
1 585.6
 
1 571.3
 
1 569.5
 
1 563.3
 
 
Estonia
1 982.8
 
1 984.5
 
1 995.9
 
2 010.4
 
2 001.3
 
1 998.9
 
1 968.7
 
..
 
 
Finland
1 726.1
 
1 718.7
 
1 723.2
 
1 715.8
 
1 708.8
 
1 706.4
 
1 703.6
 
1 652.2
 
 
France
1 537.2
 
1 532.7
 
1 561.4
 
1 556.7
 
1 535.8
 
1 555.9
 
1 559.9
 
1 553.9
 
 
Germany
1 445.4
 
1 438.9
 
1 441.5
 
1 434.1
 
1 429.5
 
1 431.0
 
1 429.6
 
1 389.7
 
 
Greece
2 108.9
 
2 102.7
 
2 082.2
 
2 085.7
 
2 147.8
 
2 115.6
 
2 116.1
 
2 119.3
 
 
Hungary
2 019.2
 
1 989.5
 
1 994.0
 
1 993.6
 
1 989.5
 
1 985.6
 
1 986.3
 
1 988.8
 
 
Iceland
1 812.0
 
1 807.0
 
1 810.0
 
1 794.0
 
1 795.0
 
1 807.0
 
1 807.0
 
1 715.9
 
 
Ireland
1 698.0
 
1 671.0
 
1 668.0
 
1 654.0
 
1 642.0
 
1 631.0
 
1 601.0
 
1 549.0
 
 
Israel 1
..
 
..
 
1 951.5
 
1 942.2
 
1 929.5
 
1 945.4
 
1 942.7
 
..
 
 
Italy
1 831.0
 
1 825.6
 
1 826.1
 
1 818.7
 
1 814.8
 
1 816.4
 
1 807.0
 
1 773.4
 
 
Japan
1 798.0
 
1 798.6
 
1 787.0
 
1 775.0
 
1 784.0
 
1 785.0
 
1 771.5
 
1 713.5
 
 
Korea
2 465.1
 
2 433.7
 
2 404.1
 
2 363.8
 
2 357.1
 
2 316.3
 
2 255.8
 
..
 
 
Luxembourg
1 635.0
 
1 630.0
 
1 586.0
 
1 570.0
 
1 580.0
 
1 515.0
 
1 555.0
 
1 601.0
 
 
Mexico
1 888.1
 
1 857.2
 
1 848.6
 
1 909.1
 
1 883.2
 
1 871.4
 
1 893.1
 
1 856.9
 
 
Netherlands
1 348.0
 
1 363.0
 
1 362.0
 
1 375.0
 
1 389.0
 
1 390.0
 
1 389.0
 
1 378.0
 
 
New Zealand
1 817.3
 
1 812.8
 
1 826.7
 
1 810.1
 
1 786.9
 
1 763.1
 
1 746.4
 
1 728.5
 
 
Norway
1 414.1
 
1 398.6
 
1 417.3
 
1 420.0
 
1 413.9
 
1 419.0
 
1 422.5
 
1 407.2
 
 
Poland
1 979.0
 
1 984.0
 
1 983.0
 
1 994.0
 
1 985.0
 
1 976.0
 
1 969.0
 
1 966.0
 
 
Portugal
1 767.0
 
1 742.0
 
1 763.0
 
1 752.0
 
1 757.0
 
1 727.0
 
1 745.0
 
1 719.0
 
 
Slovak Republic
1 733.4
 
1 677.7
 
1 733.0
 
1 767.5
 
1 754.6
 
1 752.5
 
1 769.3
 
1 693.4
 
 
Slovenia
..
 
..
 
..
 
1 697.8
 
1 669.1
 
1 655.4
 
1 687.3
 
..
 
 
Spain
1 720.9
 
1 705.8
 
1 689.6
 
1 667.8
 
1 655.5
 
1 636.5
 
1 647.2
 
1 653.8
 
 
Sweden
1 595.0
 
1 582.0
 
1 605.0
 
1 605.0
 
1 599.0
 
1 615.0
 
1 625.0
 
1 610.0
 
 
Switzerland
1 630.4
 
1 643.4
 
1 672.8
 
1 667.3
 
1 652.3
 
1 642.9
 
1 640.4
 
..
 
 
Turkey
1 943.0
 
1 943.0
 
1 918.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
United Kingdom
1 696.0
 
1 677.0
 
1 672.0
 
1 676.0
 
1 671.0
 
1 673.0
 
1 652.1
 
1 645.6
 
 
United States
1 810.1
 
1 799.6
 
1 802.3
 
1 799.6
 
1 801.0
 
1 797.9
 
1 796.1
 
1 768.4
 
 
OECD-Total 2
1 787.7
 
1 777.9
 
1 776.4
 
1 775.9
 
1 773.1
 
1 768.6
 
1 764.4
 
1 738.7
 
Last updated: 3 January 2011
The statistical data for Israel are supplied by and under the responsibility of the relevant Israeli authorities. The use of such data by the OECD is without prejudice to the status of the Golan Heights, East Jerusalem and Israeli settlements in the West Bank under the terms of international law.
Excluding Estonia, Israel and Slovenia
Source: Hours worked: Average annual hours actually worked, OECD Employment and Labour Market Statistics (database)
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