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Table 11. Employed workers with alternative work arrangements by their preference for a traditional work arrangement, February 2005


        
     Table 11.  Employed workers with alternative work arrangements by their preference for a traditional work
     arrangement, February 2005
     
     (Percent distribution)
                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                   
                 Preference               Independent contractors      On-call workers       Temporary help agency 
                                                                                                    workers        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
         Total, 16 years and over                                                                                  
           (thousands)..................           10,342                    2,454                    1,217        
         Percent........................            100.0                    100.0                    100.0        
                                                                                                                   
     Prefer traditional arrangement.....              9.1                     44.6                     56.2        
     Prefer indirect or alternative                                                                                
       arrangement......................             82.3                     46.1                     32.1        
     It depends.........................              5.2                      6.8                      6.5        
     Not available......................              3.4                      2.5                      5.2        

       NOTE:  Detail may not sum to totals due to rounding.
     





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