Q. Which of the following situations applies to your workplace regarding staff Christmas functions?
|Dec 08||Dec 09|
|My employer is paying for a staff Christmas function much the same as previous years||45%||44%|
|My employer doesn’t usually pay for a staff Christmas function||37%||31%|
|My employer usually pays for a staff Christmas function but this year it will be smaller||10%||12%|
|My employer usually pays for a staff Christmas function but it has been cancelled this year||6%||3%|
|My employer will be spending more than usual on a staff Christmas function||2%||1%|
N=637. Those that selected ‘not an employee’ have been removed from the above table.
Results are reasonably similar to those obtained last year when we asked the same question.
44% of people surveyed indicated that their employer is paying for a staff Christmas function much the same as previous year, 31% have an employer that doesn’t usually pay for a staff Christmas function and 12% said that their employer paid for Christmas lunch will be smaller this year.
Results were similar across most demographic groups.
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