Summer Vacations and Checking in With the Office

By Robert Half May 18, 2018 at 2:45pm

SUMMER VACATIONS AND CHECKING IN WITH THE OFFICE

Number of vacation days employees plan to take this summer:

Total Gender Male Gender Female Age 18-34 Age 35-54 Age 55+
0 days 6% 4% 7% 5% 6% 7%
1-5 days 25% 19% 30% 31% 23% 22%
6-10 days 36% 40% 34% 39% 37% 33%
11-15 days 19% 23% 16% 17% 19% 20%
16+ days 14% 14% 13% 8% 15% 18%

How often employees check in with the office during summer vacation:

Total Gender Male Gender Female Age 18-34 Age 35-54 Age 55+
Once or twice a week 24% 26% 22% 31% 24% 15%
Several times a week 17% 22% 14% 24% 18% 10%
Once or twice a day 11% 14% 9% 11% 11% 10%
Several times a day 4% 3% 4% 4% 3% 4%
Don’t check at all 44% 34% 52% 31% 43% 60%

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 2,800 workers in the United States

Some responses do not total 100 percent due to rounding.

© 2018 Accountemps. A Robert Half Company. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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