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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

42.0% of local workers in the City of Albany are employed part-time and 56.9% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in City of Albany across each industry sector. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in a particular industry depend on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work in the industry;
  • The demands of jobs in the industry and requirement to work overtime;
  • The age and family responsibilities of people working in the industry; and
  • The gender profile of workers in the industry (due to family commitments, females are often more likely to work part-time).

Hours Worked data should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupation and Income.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Local workers hours worked
City of Albany - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
None6925.54.76485.34.1+44
1 hour - 15 hours1,58512.510.81,50612.311.1+79
16 hours - 24 hours1,27110.09.21,2099.98.9+62
25 hours - 34 hours1,75813.99.51,47612.19.6+282
35 hours - 39 hours2,25217.815.81,98616.215.2+266
40 hours1,87014.817.41,83315.017.4+37
41 hours - 48 hours1,30710.311.01,33410.911.9-27
49 hours or more1,77214.020.22,01116.419.9-239
Not stated1401.11.42341.91.8-94

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local workers hours worked, 2011
Local workers hours worked, 2011 None, Western Australia: 4.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, Western Australia: 10.8% 16 hours - 24 hours, Western Australia: 9.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, Western Australia: 9.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, Western Australia: 15.8% 40 hours, Western Australia: 17.4% 41 hours - 48 hours, Western Australia: 11.0% 49 hours or more, Western Australia: 20.2% None, City of Albany: 5.5% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Albany: 12.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Albany: 10.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Albany: 13.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Albany: 17.8% 40 hours, City of Albany: 14.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Albany: 10.3% 49 hours or more, City of Albany: 14.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local workers hours worked, 2011
Change in local workers hours worked, 2011 None, City of Albany - All industries: +44 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Albany - All industries: +79 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Albany - All industries: +62 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Albany - All industries: +282 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Albany - All industries: +266 40 hours, City of Albany - All industries: +37 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Albany - All industries: -27 49 hours or more, City of Albany - All industries: -239
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in the City of Albany in 2011 compared to Western Australia shows that there was a higher proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 42.0% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 56.9% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.2% and 64.4% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the hours worked by the in the City of Albany and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (13.9% compared to 9.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (17.8% compared to 15.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (14.0% compared to 20.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (14.8% compared to 17.4%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the in the City of Albany between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+282 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+266 local workers)
  • 49 hours or more (-239 local workers)
  • Not stated (-94 local workers)

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