Time spent on unpaid care of a child in the household, by working arrangement and age of youngest child, Canada, 2010
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|Working arrangement and age of youngest child||Women||Men|
|average number of hours per week|
|All women and men||50.1||24.4*|
|Respondent was working|
|Dual earner couples; respondent working full-time||49.8||27.2*|
|Dual earner couples; respondent working part-time||59.4||40.5*|
|Single earner couples; respondent working||50.8||25.5*|
|Lone parents; respondent working||26.9||12.0*|
|Respondent was not working|
|Single earner couples; respondent not working||81.3||36.9*|
|Couples; neither partner working||59.5||36.3E*|
|Lone parents; respondent not working||30.0||8.1E*|
|Age of youngest child in the household|
|0 to 4||67.5||30.2*|
|5 to 14||37.7||19.7*|
E use with caution
* statistically significant difference between women and men at p < 0.05
Source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2010.
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