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Differences in average working hours around the world

There are a number of differences each country around the world boasts, from the UK’s incessant need to drink tea to the US’s intricate tipping culture, each have their quirks.

One thing the majority of countries also differ in is the number of hours employees are expected to work. For example, on average full-time employees in the UK worked an average of 42 hours a week last year, the TUC reported in May 2019.

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