At the end of january, 24 percent of the acquisitions in germany have worked primarily or involuntarily at home. At the end of june 2020, this share was 16 percent, in november 2020 about 14 percent, 17 percent in december. This is characterized by representative surveys of the economic and social science institute of the hans-bockler foundation. During the first lockdown in april 2020, the proportion of the homeoffice working temporarily was 27 percent. About 39 percent of the respondents therefore declared up-to-date, they were able to unregardize their profession or coarse part in homework.
An important reason for the increase in homework was in addition to the recommendations of experts the new home office regulation of the federal government. Around one third of the respondents stated that the government decisions were a reason for their change in the home office. Employers often fulfilled home work for the first time. Since 27. January, a new corona occupational protection ordinance, according to the employer, have to offer home office where it is possible, where it is possible and unless there is a compelling company-related reason.
Concern against infection, disadvantages for women
In january 2021, 35 percent of the staff to infect themselves at work or on the way to infect them with the coronavirus. According to the foundation, this is a significant increase in the summer months june and july, as the share of 25 percent. This gave a survey of the portal pay-level.De, at which since april 2020 more than 34.000 worked parties.