Remote work declined in popularity throughout 2021, but only marginally, a new study by Apartment List found. Last April, 51 percent of workers were working from home at least half the time, and by December, that share had fallen to 44 percent. And within this remote group, a shift from working only-at-home to working mostly-at home was observed.

Some 56 percent of remote workers were exclusively at-home in April, compared to 47 percent in December. Hybrid arrangements that include on-site work days have become more common, but broadly speaking, remote work continues to entrench itself in the national economy. 

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