Chart 3
Part-time employment falls below its pre-pandemic level

employment change (%) compared with February 2020 -35 -30 -25 -20 -15 -10 -5 0 5 Feb. 2020 2021 Jan. 2022 Full-time employmentFull-time employment Part-time employmentPart-time employment
Source(s):
Labour Force Survey (3701), table 14-10-0287-01.

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Part-time employment falls below its pre-pandemic level, employment change (%) compared with February 2020
  Full-time employment Part-time employment
February 2020 0.0 0.0
March 2020 -3.1 -14.9
April 2020 -12.5 -29.3
May 2020 -10.8 -28.0
June 2020 -7.6 -15.8
July 2020 -7.0 -6.9
August 2020 -6.0 -5.9
September 2020 -4.1 -3.5
October 2020 -3.8 -2.5
November 2020 -3.2 -3.7
December 2020 -2.8 -6.1
January 2021 -2.7 -12.1
February 2021 -2.1 -7.2
March 2021 -1.1 -3.9
April 2021 -1.8 -6.1
May 2021 -1.8 -7.9
June 2021 -2.0 -0.8
July 2021 -1.6 -0.4
August 2021 -1.3 0.3
September 2021 0.0 -0.8
October 2021 0.2 -1.1
November 2021 0.7 1.5
December 2021 1.6 -0.3
January 2022 1.0 -3.6
Source(s):
Labour Force Survey (3701), table 14-10-0287-01.
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