Occupational Requirements in the United States – 2016

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Economic News Release, USDL-16-2231, December 1, 2016

Workers spent 61.0 percent of the workday standing or walking in jobs surveyed in 2016, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. This is the first release of the Occupational Requirements Survey (ORS) which is an establishment-based survey and provides information about the physical demands, mental requirements, education and training, and environmental conditions of jobs in the U.S. economy….