Vacation time worldwide
Do Americans get more or less time off than people in other major countries?
Less. Much less. The World Tourism Organization reports that the average American worker gets 13 vacation days per year. By contrast, the average for Canada is 26 days; for the United Kingdom, 28 days; and for Italy, 42 days.
For the current table, see Average Number of Vacation Days Around the World Per Year.
-The Fact Monster