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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

32.9% of local workers in Griffith City are employed part-time and 65.4% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Griffith City 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
Griffith City - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
None4254.03.73803.63.4+45
1 hour - 15 hours1,12210.610.51,13210.810.4-10
16 hours - 24 hours9218.79.88488.19.3+73
25 hours - 34 hours1,0239.69.99178.79.5+106
35 hours - 39 hours2,17320.518.31,91018.117.3+263
40 hours1,88517.819.61,88617.919.4-1
41 hours - 48 hours1,16010.910.11,26712.011.0-107
49 hours or more1,72016.216.61,96418.717.8-244
Not stated1751.71.52212.11.9-46

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, New South Wales: 3.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, New South Wales: 10.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, New South Wales: 9.8% 25 hours - 34 hours, New South Wales: 9.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, New South Wales: 18.3% 40 hours, New South Wales: 19.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, New South Wales: 10.1% 49 hours or more, New South Wales: 16.6% None, Griffith City: 4.0% 1 hour - 15 hours, Griffith City: 10.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, Griffith City: 8.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, Griffith City: 9.6% 35 hours - 39 hours, Griffith City: 20.5% 40 hours, Griffith City: 17.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Griffith City: 10.9% 49 hours or more, Griffith City: 16.2%
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, Griffith City - All industries: +45 1 hour - 15 hours, Griffith City - All industries: -10 16 hours - 24 hours, Griffith City - All industries: +73 25 hours - 34 hours, Griffith City - All industries: +106 35 hours - 39 hours, Griffith City - All industries: +263 40 hours, Griffith City - All industries: -1 41 hours - 48 hours, Griffith City - All industries: -107 49 hours or more, Griffith City - All industries: -244
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 Griffith City in 2011 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a lower proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 32.9% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 65.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.0% and 64.6% respectively for New South Wales.

The major differences between the hours worked by the in Griffith City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (20.5% compared to 18.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 41 hours - 48 hours (10.9% compared to 10.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (17.8% compared to 19.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (8.7% compared to 9.8%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+263 local workers)
  • 49 hours or more (-244 local workers)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-107 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+106 local workers)

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