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Table 5 Work-life balance measures in analysed countries, 2003

From: Health inequality and the uses of time for workers in Europe: policy implications

  I have come home from work too tired to do household jobs It has been difficult to fulfil family responsib. because of time spent on job I have found it difficult to concentrate at work because of family responsib.
Panel A: men
France 15.6 7.5 1.1
Germany 23.3 5.9 0.7
Italy 20 9.2 1.2
The Netherlands 11.3 4.3 3.4
Spain 34.5 14.7 1.3
UK 22.5 12.1 7.8
Panel B: women
France 21.1 7.9 2.5
Germany 8.7 4 0.1
Italy 25.1 11.6 3.3
The Netherlands 13.1 5.2 2.7
Spain 45.9 22.9 8.2
UK 37.1 7.8 5.2
  1. Notes: Authors’ calculations from questions included in the European Quality of Life Survey 2003, developed by EUROFOUND. Figures represent the percentage of individuals answering ‘Several times a week’ to the questions shown in heading of Table 5