Type of holiday leave over xmas period

Dec 17, 2012

Q. Is that paid or unpaid leave?

 

Total

Work full time

Work part time

1-2 days

3-4 days

About a week

About 2 weeks

About 3 weeks

More than 3 weeks

All paid leave

70%

86%

36%

74%

73%

76%

69%

65%

62%

All unpaid leave

23%

8%

55%

24%

20%

18%

23%

28%

25%

Some paid, some unpaid

6%

6%

7%

2%

5%

6%

8%

7%

10%

Don’t know

1%

*

2%

2%

3%

*Based on respondents taking holiday leave

70% of those taking leave were taking all their leave as paid leave and 23% were taking unpaid leave.

55% of part-time workers (including casual workers) were taking all their leave unpaid.