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Table 4. Shift usually worked: Full-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics, May 2004


     Table 4.  Shift usually worked: Full-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics, May 2004
     
     (Percent distribution)
                                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
                                                                                               Shift workers                      
                                                      Total                                                                       
                                                     workers   Regular                                                            
                    Characteristic                     (1)     daytime                           Rotat-          Employer-        
                                                     (thou-    schedule  Total  Evening  Night    ing    Split   arranged   Other 
                                                     sands)                      shift   shift   shift   shift   irregular  shift 
                                                                                                                 schedule         
                                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
                      AGE AND SEX                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
       Total 16 years and over....................   99,778      84.6     14.8     4.7     3.2     2.5     0.5       3.1      0.7 
     16 to 19 years...............................    1,427      64.9     34.6    14.5     4.4     6.1     1.0       8.3       .2 
     20 years and over............................   98,351      84.9     14.6     4.6     3.2     2.5      .5       3.0       .7 
       20 to 24 years.............................    9,004      76.8     22.3     8.8     3.7     3.3      .9       4.6       .9 
       25 to 34 years.............................   24,640      84.1     15.2     5.0     3.4     2.7      .5       2.8       .8 
       35 to 44 years.............................   26,766      85.4     14.1     4.1     3.2     2.5      .4       3.1       .7 
       45 to 54 years.............................   24,855      86.8     12.8     3.6     3.2     2.3      .5       2.5       .7 
       55 to 64 years.............................   11,745      87.1     12.5     3.8     2.6     2.0      .4       3.0       .7 
       65 years and over..........................    1,341      88.8     10.3     3.5     1.8     1.4      .5       2.9       .2 
                                                                                                                                  
     Men..........................................   56,412      82.7     16.7     5.2     3.6     2.8      .5       3.6       .9 
     Women........................................   43,366      87.0     12.4     4.1     2.8     2.2      .5       2.4       .4 
                                                                                                                                  
         RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                  
     White........................................   80,498      85.8     13.7     4.1     3.0     2.3      .5       3.1       .7 
     Black or African American....................   12,578      78.0     20.8     7.9     4.5     4.1      .4       3.0       .7 
     Asian........................................    4,136      83.6     15.7     5.4     4.1     1.6     1.2       2.6       .8 
     Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.................   14,110      83.1     16.0     5.8     3.9     2.1      .6       2.6       .9 
                                                                                                                                  
              MARITAL STATUS AND PRESENCE                                                                                         
                  AND AGE OF CHILDREN                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                  
     Men:                                                                                                                         
       Married, spouse present....................   34,926      84.8     14.9     3.9     3.3     2.9      .5       3.4       .9 
       Not married................................   21,486      79.5     19.7     7.4     3.9     2.6      .7       4.0      1.0 
         Never married............................   14,469      78.6     20.6     8.1     3.8     2.6      .8       4.2      1.0 
         Other marital status.....................    7,018      81.4     17.8     5.9     4.2     2.8      .4       3.6      1.0 
                                                                                                                                  
       Without own children under 18..............   34,680      81.8     17.6     6.0     3.6     2.7      .6       3.8       .9 
       With own children under 18.................   21,733      84.3     15.3     4.0     3.6     3.0      .5       3.2      1.0 
         With youngest child 6 to 17..............   11,477      85.1     14.6     3.9     3.2     3.1      .2       3.4       .8 
         With youngest child under 6..............   10,256      83.5     16.1     4.2     3.9     2.9      .8       3.0      1.2 
                                                                                                                                  
     Women:                                                                                                                       
       Married, spouse present....................   22,704      90.4      9.2     2.8     2.4     1.4      .3       1.9       .3 
       Not married................................   20,662      83.2     16.0     5.6     3.2     3.0      .6       2.9       .6 
         Never married............................   10,676      81.2     17.9     6.3     3.0     3.6      .8       3.6       .6 
         Other marital status.....................    9,986      85.5     13.9     4.8     3.5     2.3      .4       2.1       .6 
                                                                                                                                  
       Without own children under 18..............   27,081      86.4     13.0     4.1     2.7     2.5      .6       2.7       .4 
       With own children under 18.................   16,285      87.9     11.5     4.3     2.9     1.7      .3       1.9       .4 
         With youngest child 6 to 17..............   10,262      89.1     10.5     3.4     3.0     1.6      .2       1.8       .5 
         With youngest child under 6..............    6,023      86.0     13.2     5.8     2.7     1.8      .4       2.1       .4 

       1 Includes persons who did not provide information on shift usually worked.
       NOTE:  Data relate to the sole or principal job of full-time wage and salary workers and exclude all self-employed
     persons, regardless of whether or not their businesses were incorporated.  Detail for the above race and Hispanic-origin
     groups will not sum to totals because data for the "other races" group are not presented and Hispanics are included in both
     the white and black population groups.  Own children include sons, daughters, stepchildren, and adopted children.  Not
     included are nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and other related and unrelated children.




   

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