Average time spent on unpaid domestic work, men

hours, 1960–2017

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Country1960196119621963196419651966196719681969197019711972197319741975197619771978197919801981198219831984198519861987198819891990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
Afghanistan....................................................................................................................
Albania....................................................................................................0.76..............
Algeria....................................................................................................................
American Samoa....................................................................................................................
Andorra....................................................................................................................
Angola....................................................................................................................
Antigua and Barbuda....................................................................................................................
Argentina....................................................................................................................
Armenia................................................................................................0.88..................
Aruba....................................................................................................................
Australia....................................................................................................................
Austria............................................................2.02..................................2.08..................
Azerbaijan....................................................................................................................
Bahamas....................................................................................................................
Bahrain....................................................................................................................
Bangladesh....................................................................................................................
Barbados....................................................................................................................
Belarus..............................................................................................................2.10....
Belgium..........................................................................................2.47........................
Belize....................................................................................................................
Benin....................................................................................................................
Bermuda....................................................................................................................
Bhutan....................................................................................................................
Bolivia....................................................................................................................
Bosnia and Herzegovina....................................................................................................................
Botswana....................................................................................................................
Brazil....................................................................................................................
British Virgin Islands....................................................................................................................
Brunei....................................................................................................................
Bulgaria....................................................................................2.62..............2.32..............
Burkina Faso....................................................................................................................
Burundi....................................................................................................................
Cape Verde....................................................................................................................
Cambodia....................................................................................................................
Cameroon....................................................................................................................
Canada............................................................2.28........2.52..................2.34........3.76..............
Cayman Islands....................................................................................................................
Central African Republic....................................................................................................................
Chad....................................................................................................................
Channel Islands....................................................................................................................
Chile....................................................................................................................
China....................................................................................................................
Colombia....................................................................................................................
Comoros....................................................................................................................
Congo (Kinshasa)....................................................................................................................
Congo (Brazzaville)....................................................................................................................
Costa Rica....................................................................................................................
Ivory Coast....................................................................................................................
Croatia....................................................................................................................
Cuba....................................................................................................................
Curacao....................................................................................................................
Cyprus....................................................................................................................
Czech Republic....................................................................................................................
Denmark............................................................1.63....................2.43..............2.70................
Djibouti....................................................................................................................
Dominica....................................................................................................................
Dominican Republic....................................................................................................................
Ecuador....................................................................................................................
Egypt....................................................................................................................
El Salvador....................................................................................................................
Equatorial Guinea....................................................................................................................
Eritrea....................................................................................................................
Estonia................................................................................2.59..................2.45..............
Ethiopia....................................................................................................................
Faroe Islands....................................................................................................................
Fiji....................................................................................................................
Finland................................................................................2.27..................2.42..............
France................................................................................2.39..................2.32..............
French Polynesia....................................................................................................................
Gabon....................................................................................................................
Gambia....................................................................................................................
Georgia....................................................................................................................
Germany..................................................................................2.37................................
Ghana....................................................................................................................
Gibraltar....................................................................................................................
Greece..........................................................................................................1.53........
Greenland....................................................................................................................
Grenada....................................................................................................................
Guam....................................................................................................................
Guatemala....................................................................................................................
Guinea....................................................................................................................
Guinea Bissau....................................................................................................................
Guyana....................................................................................................................
Haiti....................................................................................................................
Honduras....................................................................................................................
Hong Kong....................................................................................................................
Hungary................................................................................2.65..................2.55..............
Iceland....................................................................................................................
India....................................................................................................................
Indonesia....................................................................................................................
Iran....................................................................................................................
Iraq....................................................................................................................
Ireland....................................................................................................................
Isle of Man....................................................................................................................
Israel....................................................................................................................
Italy....................................................................................1.58..........1.65..................
Jamaica....................................................................................................................
Japan....................................................................................................................
Jordan....................................................................................................................
Kazakhstan......................................................................................4.21....3.64..........1.85..........
Kenya....................................................................................................................
Kiribati....................................................................................................................
South Korea....................................................................................................................
Kosovo....................................................................................................................
Kuwait....................................................................................................................
Kyrgyzstan................................................................................3.32........2.32........2.42........2.48....
Laos....................................................................................................................
Latvia......................................................................................1.83............................
Lebanon....................................................................................................................
Lesotho....................................................................................................................
Liberia....................................................................................................................
Libya....................................................................................................................
Liechtenstein....................................................................................................................
Lithuania......................................................................................2.15............................
Luxembourg............................................................................................................1.90......
Macau....................................................................................................................
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)........................................................................................1.95........1.45........1.38......
Madagascar....................................................................................................................
Malawi....................................................................................................................
Malaysia....................................................................................................................
Maldives....................................................................................................................
Mali....................................................................................................................
Malta....................................................................................................................
Marshall Islands....................................................................................................................
Mauritania....................................................................................................................
Mauritius....................................................................................................................
Mexico....................................................................................................................
Micronesia....................................................................................................................
Moldova........................................................................................................2.80..........
Monaco....................................................................................................................
Mongolia....................................................................................................................
Montenegro....................................................................................................................
Morocco....................................................................................................................
Mozambique....................................................................................................................
Burma (Myanmar)....................................................................................................................
Namibia....................................................................................................................
Nauru....................................................................................................................
Nepal....................................................................................................................
Netherlands........................................1.80..................2.10........2.12........2.08........2.102.35........2.22............
New Caledonia....................................................................................................................
New Zealand....................................................................................................................
Nicaragua....................................................................................................................
Niger....................................................................................................................
Nigeria....................................................................................................................
Northern Mariana Islands....................................................................................................................
Norway............................................................2.33..................2.33..................2.36..............
Oman....................................................................................................................
Pakistan....................................................................................................................
Palau....................................................................................................................
Panama....................................................................................................................
Papua New Guinea....................................................................................................................
Paraguay....................................................................................................................
Peru....................................................................................................................
Philippines....................................................................................................................
Poland........................................................................................2.37................2.47........
Portugal................................................................................1.20..................................
Puerto Rico....................................................................................................................
Qatar....................................................................................................................
Romania................................................................................2.47......................2.23..........
Russia....................................................................................................................
Rwanda....................................................................................................................
Samoa....................................................................................................................
San Marino....................................................................................................................
Saint Thomas and Principe....................................................................................................................
Saudi Arabia....................................................................................................................
Senegal....................................................................................................................
Serbia....................................................................................................1.97........2.14....
Seychelles....................................................................................................................
Sierra Leone....................................................................................................................
Singapore....................................................................................................................
Saint Martin (Netherlands)....................................................................................................................
Slovakia....................................................................................................................
Slovenia..................................................................................2.65................................
Solomon Islands....................................................................................................................
Somalia....................................................................................................................
South Africa....................................................................................................................
South Sudan....................................................................................................................
Spain......................................................................................1.62............2.07..............
Sri Lanka....................................................................................................................
Saint Kitts and Nevis....................................................................................................................
Saint Lucia....................................................................................................................
Saint Martin (France)....................................................................................................................
Saint Vincent and Grenadines....................................................................................................................
Sudan....................................................................................................................
Suriname....................................................................................................................
Swaziland....................................................................................................................
Sweden............................................................2.47..................2.44..................2.58..............
Switzerland......................................................................2.34........2.44......2.54....2.70....2.41....2.58........
Syria....................................................................................................................
Tajikistan....................................................................................................................
Tanzania....................................................................................................................
Thailand....................................................................................................................
Timor Leste....................................................................................................................
Togo....................................................................................................................
Tonga....................................................................................................................
Trinidad and Tobago....................................................................................................................
Tunisia....................................................................................................................
Turkey............................................................................................0.85................0.90....
Turkmenistan....................................................................................................................
Turks and Caicos....................................................................................................................
Tuvalu....................................................................................................................
Uganda....................................................................................................................
Ukraine....................................................................................................................
United Arab Emirates....................................................................................................................
United Kingdom..........................................................................................1.93........................
United States......................................................................................2.102.062.072.042.162.022.072.132.021.972.042.082.08....
Uruguay....................................................................................................................
Uzbekistan....................................................................................................................
Vanuatu....................................................................................................................
Venezuela....................................................................................................................
Vietnam....................................................................................................................
Virgin Islands (U.S.)....................................................................................................................
West Bank and Gaza....................................................................................................................
Yemen....................................................................................................................
Zambia....................................................................................................................
Zimbabwe....................................................................................................................

Time spent on domestic work, male refers to average hours per day that men ages 20-74 spent on housework, child and adult care, gardening and pet care, construction and repairs, shopping and services, and household management.

Source: World Bank