Summer Vacation and Checking in With the Office

By on May 18, 2018 at 3:17pm

SUMMER VACATIONS AND CHECKING IN WITH THE OFFICE

Workers plan on taking an average of 9 vacation days this summer.

Number of vacation days employees plan to take this summer:

Total Gender Male Gender Female Age 18-34 Age 35-54 Age 55+
0 days 8% 9% 8% 9% 8% 7%
1-5 days 18% 16% 21% 22% 16% 17%
6-10 days 32% 33% 30% 39% 29% 17%
11-15 days 24% 25% 24% 22% 28% 21%
16+ days 18% 18% 17% 8% 20% 39%

How often employees check in with the office during summer vacation:

Total Gender Male Gender Female Age 18-34 Age 35-54 Age 55+
Once or twice a week 17% 18% 16% 25% 14% 7%
Several times a week 8% 11% 5% 12% 6% 6%
Once or twice a day 6% 9% 4% 6% 5% 12%
Several times a day 3% 4% 2% 3% 3% 2%
Don’t check at all 65% 58% 73% 55% 72% 73%

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 550 workers in Canada

Some responses do not total 100 per cent due to rounding.

© 2018 Accountemps. A Robert Half Company.

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