In 2013, was completed in about 74 percent of the households work in the home, primarily by women. In 2018, the proportion was still 69 per cent. Especially the Cleaning and cooking is a woman’s domain, as is apparent from the published on Monday the survey of families and generations.

men pay bills and make small repairs

men, however, the administrative Work and minor household repairs take mainly. Just less than 5 percent of the households the husband for domestic work is mainly responsible.

The women assume the lion’s share of domestic and family responsibilities

in the light of these findings, it is not surprising that the compatibility of family and work remains a Problem. According to the survey, fear of three-quarters of the Academics that a child could have a negative impact on your career. In the case of women with lower educational qualifications, there are still almost 62 percent. The proportion of men with the same fear, however, is only about half as large.

Two out of three women are afraid of a career-Killer child

wish A majority of young adults in Switzerland, two children. But Academics fear that Kids are endangering your career. A survey by the Federal government.

The survey shows that childcare is not available everywhere to the same extent available to, or taken advantage of. In the big cities, about 80 percent of the households make use of this opportunity. Of these, about 60 percent have access to crèches and similar services, around a third of the size of the jump of the parents or other persons from the environment.

In rural areas, two-thirds of the families have the children outside of family care, the family environment plays a much bigger role as crèches and other childcare services.

most families want to have children

Greatly changed, it has women in the course of time, the perception of working. Even in the mid-1990s, two out of three men found that a child suffer when the mother, acquisition is active. In 2018, the share of men with such concerns, only about half as large. Also, women have such reservations, the proportion is in them, but also from half to about a quarter down.

The survey also compares the desire to have children, young men and women with the familial reality of the elderly. Shows that around 60 per cent of childless men and women wish to have between 20 and 29 years, two children. 4 percent want a child, and 9 percent want none. Many people have fewer children than they had wanted originally. In the 50 – to 59-Year-olds, about one in four is childless, only 40 percent have two children.

The family structures of Switzerland are the majority of traditionally –

The Figures of the two generations could not be directly compared, said Andrea Mosimann by the BFS in front of the Federal house media. They delivered a note to the fact that women and men have systematically fewer children than they had wanted at a young age. Here, too, the problems of compatibility of family and career were: With 30 per cent of Academics are most often childless.

The family structures, the majority of traditional. About 93 percent of couples aged 25 and over with common children are married according to the BFS. Less traditional is the way how the couples get to know: statisticians have found out that now almost every fifth Couple to get to know over a social network or an App. Bars, Discos and the circle of friends to lose in importance when it comes to the initiation of relationships.

The survey of families and generations is part of the census system. It is carried out every five years. In 2018, we surveyed almost 17’000 people aged between 15 and 79 years. (SDA)

home men: Such is life as a full-time dad

Only works a few fathers are in Switzerland solely for children and the household, while the mother works full-time. VIEW has talked to two men about the division of labour, roles and prejudices.