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Published: Oct 24, 2022 3 min read
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Americans who work from home are saving a collective 60 million hours of commuting time each day — and they’re using the extra time for fun, not work.

That’s according to a new analysis from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The researchers looked at data from the American Time Use Survey, an annual Bureau of Labor Statistics poll, to learn more about how full-time remote workers and workers on hybrid schedules — who comprise some 15% and 30% of all full-time employees in the United States, respectively — spend the hours they're no longer devoting to travel.