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Labor > Working time to buy > A car: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Hours worked by average worker to buy a car. Indicative of the purchasing power of the currency of the country.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Ireland 1,823 hours 2002
2 Finland 1,681 hours 2002
3 Austria 1,672 hours 2002
4 France 1,600 hours 2002
5 Canada 1,552 hours 2002
6 Norway 1,517 hours 2002
7 Belgium 1,500 hours 2002
8 United States 1,459 hours 2002
9 Australia 1,244 hours 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1,228.43 hours 2002
10 Denmark 1,206 hours 2002
11 Japan 1,182 hours 2002
12 New Zealand 1,175 hours 2002
13 Italy 989 hours 2002
14 United Kingdom 956 hours 2002
15 Germany 861 hours 2002
16 Switzerland 614 hours 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Working time to buy > A car. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Metalworkers' Federation, The Purchasing Power of Working Time 2002: An International Comparison of Average Net Hourly Earnings 2001 (International Metalworkers' Federation, Geneva, 2002). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Working-time-to-buy/A-car

Labor > Working time to buy > A car: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Labor > Working time to buy > A car

  • All of the top 2 countries by working time to buy > A car are Christian.
  • France ranked first for working time to buy > A car amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2002.
  • All of the top 3 countries by working time to buy > A car are European.
  • All of the top 3 countries by working time to buy > A car are Cold countries'.
  • All of the bottom 16 countries by working time to buy > A car are High income OECD.
  • All of the top 2 countries by working time to buy > A car are European Union.
  • All of the top 3 countries by working time to buy > A car are Eurozone.
  • 3 of the top 4 countries by working time to buy > A car are Catholic.
  • United Kingdom ranked last for working time to buy > A car amongst English speaking countries in 2002.
  • 4 of the top 5 countries by working time to buy > A car are Heavily indebted.
  • 3 of the top 4 countries by working time to buy > A car are Tourist destination.
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