Table 1 
Percentage of new teleworkers who reported accomplishing at least as much work per hour as they did when they were working outside the home, by sex and selected characteristics 

Percentage of new teleworkers who reported accomplishing at least as much work per hour as they did when they were working outside the home, by sex and selected characteristics
  Both sexes Men Women
  %%%
Overall 90.4 90.3 90.6
Age      
15 to 34 91.3 90.4 92.2
35 to 50 89.9 89.7 90.1
51 to 64 90.5 91.3 89.8
Education      
No postsecondary education (PSE) 92.3 92.5 92.1
PSE below bachelor's degree 90.7 90.9 90.6
Bachelor's degree 92.3 91.1 93.4
Above bachelor's degree 86.5 87.7 85.3
Marital status and presence of children      
Married or common-law, with children 90.2 91.2 89.1
Married or common-law, without children 91.3 89.4 93.0
Not married or common-law, with children 95.3 99.5 94.1
Not married or common-law, without children 88.9 88.5 89.3
Industry      
Goods-producing industries 91.2 92.7 89.3
Trade, transportation and warehousing 92.2 89.8 95.2
Finance and insurance 94.3 92.7 96.0
Professional, scientific and technical services 90.2 91.4 88.6
Educational services 86.6 82.9 88.6
Health care and social assistance 91.1 96.8 89.6
Public administration 90.8 91.9 90.0
Other 86.8 85.3 88.0
Occupation      
Management 93.3 91.7 95.5
Business, finance, and administration 91.5 92.0 91.2
Natural and applied sciences 89.8 90.7 87.5
Education, law and social, community and government services 86.3 82.5 88.6
Sales and services 93.2 93.6 92.8
Other 87.9 89.3 86.8
Region      
Atlantic provinces 87.4 82.3 91.3
Quebec 92.8 93.6 92.2
Ontario 91.4 92.1 90.7
Manitoba and Saskatchewan 86.9 85.8 88.0
Alberta 88.5 87.5 89.5
British Columbia 85.5 82.3 88.4
Note(s):
The sample consists of employees aged 15 to 64 who have at least 24 months of tenure with their employer, who usually worked outside the home prior to the COVID-19 pandemic but worked most of their hours at home during the reference week of February 2021. Full-time students, full-time members of the Canadian Armed Forces and records fully imputed are excluded. Numbers may not add to 100.0 because of rounding.
Source(s):
Sources: Statistics Canada, Labour Force Survey and Labour Force Survey supplement, February 2021.
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