Topics Right to rest and leisure

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Grants individuals the right to vacations, weekly holidays, and/or annual paid vacation. May be provided via regulation of working hours.


Rights and Duties


holidays; labor; vacation; working hours

Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution provide for a right of rest and leisure?