Correction to This Graphic
This chart included an incorrect figure for the decline in median part-time pay for women in Howard County. Pay declined by 2 percent, not 17 percent. The 17 percent decline was in Anne Arundel County, which was omitted from the chart.

Earning less

Part-time workers in the Washington metropolitan area have been hit especially hard by the recession in recent years, compared with part-time employees nationally.

Graphic shows part-time workers in the Washington metropolitan area have been hit especially hard by the recession.

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