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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

52.8% of local workers in the City of Joondalup are employed part-time and 46.1% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in City of Joondalup 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 Joondalup - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
None1,6284.24.71,2203.74.1+408
1 hour - 15 hours8,06820.910.86,60120.111.1+1,467
16 hours - 24 hours5,51514.39.24,39413.48.9+1,121
25 hours - 34 hours5,15713.49.54,41313.59.6+744
35 hours - 39 hours5,83915.115.84,58114.015.2+1,258
40 hours5,22813.617.44,58414.017.4+644
41 hours - 48 hours2,9277.611.02,6778.211.9+250
49 hours or more3,7869.820.23,75211.419.9+34
Not stated4221.11.45611.71.8-139

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 Joondalup: 4.2% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Joondalup: 20.9% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Joondalup: 14.3% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Joondalup: 13.4% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Joondalup: 15.1% 40 hours, City of Joondalup: 13.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Joondalup: 7.6% 49 hours or more, City of Joondalup: 9.8%
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 Joondalup - All industries: +408 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Joondalup - All industries: +1,467 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Joondalup - All industries: +1,121 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Joondalup - All industries: +744 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Joondalup - All industries: +1,258 40 hours, City of Joondalup - All industries: +644 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Joondalup - All industries: +250 49 hours or more, City of Joondalup - All industries: +34
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 Joondalup 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, 52.8% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 46.1% 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 Joondalup and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (20.9% compared to 10.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (14.3% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (9.8% compared to 20.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (13.6% compared to 17.4%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+1,467 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,258 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+1,121 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+744 local workers)

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