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This is how COVID-19 is affecting the working week for mothers

While the pandemic had a major toll on all aspects of society, most fathers in heterosexual, dual-earner households have continued to put in a full work week. Image: Unsplash/Sharon McCutcheon

Sara Savat

Senior News Director, Saint Louis University, Washington

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Mothers scaled back their work hours by about 5%, or two hours per week. Image: Washington University in St. Louis

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