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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

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