36.6% of Elderly Female Consider "Amount of Work and Time Needed" as the Top Factor When Selecting a Job

    Date 2019-11-11


    For elderly female, the most important factor in selecting a job was “amount of work and time needed”(36.0%), followed by “wage level”(21.3%), “possibility of continuing work”(13.7%), “work content”(11.9%), and “convenience such as commuting”(9.4%). For male, the most important factor in selecting a job was “wage level”(25.9%), followed by “amount of work and time needed”(22.2%), “possibility of continuing work”(18.9%), and “association with past employment experience”(12.3%). For both female and male elderly, “wage level” and amount of work and time needed“ is considered to be the most important factors when selecting a job. Compared to elderly male, female elderly are more concerned about the amount of work and time spent at work.


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