Due to Amount of Unpaid Labor, Experts Say Women Should Have Shorter Work Weeks – Broadly


Published Broadly VICE AU, February 4, 2017

by Sammi Taylor

A new study has revealed what women already knew: Our health is being compromised by long-working hours combined with unpaid domestic duties.

The research, conducted by the Australian National University, shows that the healthy work limit for women is just 34 hours per week versus up to 47 hours per week for men—thanks to the time women lose on domestic and care duties.

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