A podcast explaining this story using audio commentary and graphical animations is available on the ONS YouTube channel.
The animated video with commentary shows:
how weekly hours have changed since 1992 by industry sector;
how part-time employment has changed as a proportion of the total;
how average working time in the UK compares with other major EU countries.
Source: Office for National Statistics
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