Employment and domestic and family work

Full indicator name: Total professional, domestic and family workload


Domestic and family work: unpaid work carried out within the household (meals, washing, cleaning, shopping, manual work, looking after pets and plants, administrative tasks, looking after children and adults, etc.).

Employment: hours spent working during the week prior to the interview.

Average number of hours spent per week on professional activity and on domestic and family workload: Permanent resident population aged 15 to 64.

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All indicators

Some 68 indicators describe the current situation and changes in the integration of the population with a migration background and/or of foreign nationals in Switzerland in eleven areas of life in our society.

Key indicators

34 key indicators provide an overview of the progress made on the journey towards integration and the state of integration of the population with a migration background. If this information is lacking, the population is shown by nationality, and where this variable is available, the country of birth.


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