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Women win? 83% females spend time each day on housework to 65% for men

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A new survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on the work habits of the U.S. workforce tells women what they suspected--they spend a lot more time then men on household work.

From the BLS survey: "On an average day, 83 percent of women and 65 percent of men spent some time doing household activities such as housework, cooking, lawn care, or financial and other household management."

For the entire survey, click HERE.

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