Commuting time, traffic congestion and other factors associated with stress and work–family balance, full-time workers, 2010
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|Workers describing their days as somewhat or very stressful||Workers satisfied or very satisfied with their work–family balance|
|Time spent commuting to work|
|Less than 15 minutes†||23||79|
|15 to 29 minutes||26||73*|
|30 to 44 minutes||32*||70*|
|45 minutes or more||36*||65*|
|Frequency of traffic congestion|
|1 or 2 days a week||23||71*|
|3 or more days a week||38*||64*|
|Less than 25 years†||18||76|
|25 to 34 years||27*||67*|
|35 to 44 years||34*||69*|
|45 to 54 years||29*||76|
|55 years or more||24*||82*|
|Children present at home|
|Fairly good or bad||43*||54*|
|High school diploma or less†||26||76|
|College or trade school diploma||29||74|
|Less than $60,000†||28||73|
|$60,000 to $99,999||27||73|
|$100,000 or more||30||74|
|Technologists, technicians and technical occupations||30*||71|
|Sales and service occupations||25*||75*|
|Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations||23*||75*|
|Occupations unique to primary industries||21*||82*|
|Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities||22*||78*|
|Hours worked per week|
|30 to 39 hours†||23||82|
|40 to 49 hours||24||76*|
|50 hours or more||40*||60*|
† reference group
* statistically significant difference from reference group at p < 0.05
Source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2010.
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