Italy: reasons for fathers not to use the parental leave 2017

The statistic shows the reasons for not using the optional parental leave in Italy in 2017. According to the survey, 33 percent of the fathers could not use of the parental leave because the wife/partner used it entirely.

Why did you decide not to make use of the 180 days optional parental leave?*

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Release date

March 2017



Survey time period

March 2 to 5, 2017

Number of respondents

215 respondents

Age group

18-64 years

Special properties

Fathers of children aged 0-10 years old

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

* The parental leave lasts for a maximum of 180 days in the first 8 years of your child's life; allowance is equal to 30 percent of pay.

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