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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

38.1% of local workers in the City of Boroondara are employed part-time and 60.8% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in City of Boroondara 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 Boroondara - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
None2,0393.33.81,8713.23.5+168
1 hour - 15 hours8,16213.211.58,21113.911.3-49
16 hours - 24 hours6,95311.29.86,23110.59.0+722
25 hours - 34 hours6,46910.410.35,7069.69.5+763
35 hours - 39 hours9,12214.717.87,99113.516.5+1,131
40 hours12,03219.419.710,96718.519.6+1,065
41 hours - 48 hours6,56910.610.46,72411.311.5-155
49 hours or more9,96216.115.310,66418.017.3-702
Not stated6371.01.59181.51.8-281

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, Victoria: 3.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria: 11.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria: 9.8% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria: 10.3% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria: 17.8% 40 hours, Victoria: 19.7% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria: 10.4% 49 hours or more, Victoria: 15.3% None, City of Boroondara: 3.3% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Boroondara: 13.2% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Boroondara: 11.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Boroondara: 10.4% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Boroondara: 14.7% 40 hours, City of Boroondara: 19.4% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Boroondara: 10.6% 49 hours or more, City of Boroondara: 16.1%
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 Boroondara - All industries: +168 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Boroondara - All industries: -49 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Boroondara - All industries: +722 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Boroondara - All industries: +763 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Boroondara - All industries: +1,131 40 hours, City of Boroondara - All industries: +1,065 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Boroondara - All industries: -155 49 hours or more, City of Boroondara - All industries: -702
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 Boroondara in 2011 compared to Victoria 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, 38.1% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 60.8% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 35.3% and 63.2% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the in the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (13.2% compared to 11.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.2% compared to 9.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (16.1% compared to 15.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (14.7% compared to 17.8%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,131 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+1,065 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+763 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+722 local workers)

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