Longer hours and less leisure: we're a nation of workaholics



  1. What percentage of men worked 49 hours per week or more in 1985?
  2. What percentage of women worked 49 hours per week or more in 1990?
  3. Why is the value for women in Question 2 higher on the graph then the value for men in Question 1?
  4. Which graph would be steeper if they were produced using the same scale?



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