After the birth of a child, fathers spend more time at the office, whereas mothers spend less: Average weekly hours worked, by gender and household type, 2014

Gender Men Women
All 40.9588 36.1858 
No children 40.4231 36.8106
At least one child less than 6 years old 43.1141 35.4717

Notes: Sample is limited to prime-age workers (workers age 25–54) with positive average weekly hours worked.

Source: EPI analysis of the March Current Population Survey

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