Women's experiences of zero-hour contracts UK survey 2014

This statistic shows how women employed on a zero-hours contract perceived their employment situation concerning their refusal of shift/hour offers in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014. Almost 40 percent of female employees said they were just as likely to be offered another shift/hours if they refused any before, whereas the majority of women felt they would be less likely to or even not be offered any future work at all.

Being employed on a zero-hours contract, what do you feel will happen if you refuse the offer of a shift/hours?

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Release date

June 2014


United Kingdom

Survey time period

June 4 to 7, 2014

Number of respondents

1,003 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

women in the UK earning 7.44 GBP per hour or less, or 1,128 GBP per month or less

Method of interview

Online Access Panel

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