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Neatness Freaks

The Top 10 Percent of the Population in Time Spent on
House Cleaning and Repairs

Surprise Surprise.  Women do most of the housework.

Neatness Freaks
 
All Adults
median age
47
44
percent age 60+
26%
22%
percent male
23%
48%
median household income
$44,077
$48,588
percent African/American
9%
12%
percent Hispanic
16%
13%
percent with
children in household
43%
39%
percent by region
   Northeast
18%
18%
   Midwest
25%
25%
   South
33%
35%
   West
23%
22%

 

source: estimates for the population age 18+ by the Time Use Institute,
based on the American Time Use Survey for 2005, 2006, and 2007