Who Works the Most?


Stereotypes be damned, there doesn't seem to be any particular rhyme nor reason explaining the latest numbers revealed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics' American Time Use Survey.

The results of an extensive study show that Whites and Latinos tie for working the most hours, and African Americans seem to be the most religious, most involved in sports and leisure, and spend the most time communicating. One thing that all races measured in the survey have in common is that we all spend the majority of our time in "Personal Care Activities, (such as sleeping and grooming). Americans average 9.45 hours per day on that.