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Campbelltown City

Resident workers (Local) - Hours worked

43.1% of the local labour force in Campbelltown City work 40 or more hours, compared to 47.4% in Greater Sydney.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for Campbelltown City's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in Campbelltown City depends on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work;
  • The industry sector in which they work;
  • The occupation level and requirement or opportunity to work overtime, and;
  • The age structure and household structure of the working population.

Hours worked statistics should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupations and Income to provide more insight into the observations made.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers hours worked
Campbelltown City 20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Greater Sydney%Number%Greater Sydney%2006 to 2011
None2,2593.53.62,1163.33.4+143
1 hour - 15 hours5,5958.69.75,4888.79.6+107
16 hours - 24 hours5,3508.29.64,9527.88.8+398
25 hours - 34 hours6,0419.39.15,5858.88.7+456
35 hours - 39 hours15,95124.518.514,40422.817.4+1,547
40 hours13,55520.820.913,07720.720.6+478
41 hours - 48 hours6,4499.910.16,81110.811.1-362
49 hours or more8,01312.316.38,68313.717.5-670
Not stated1,8412.82.32,1343.42.9-293

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

Local resident workers hours worked, 2011
Local resident workers hours worked, 2011 None, Greater Sydney: 3.6% 1 hour - 15 hours, Greater Sydney: 9.7% 16 hours - 24 hours, Greater Sydney: 9.6% 25 hours - 34 hours, Greater Sydney: 9.1% 35 hours - 39 hours, Greater Sydney: 18.5% 40 hours, Greater Sydney: 20.9% 41 hours - 48 hours, Greater Sydney: 10.1% 49 hours or more, Greater Sydney: 16.3% Not stated, Greater Sydney: 2.3% None, Campbelltown City: 3.5% 1 hour - 15 hours, Campbelltown City: 8.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, Campbelltown City: 8.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, Campbelltown City: 9.3% 35 hours - 39 hours, Campbelltown City: 24.5% 40 hours, Campbelltown City: 20.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Campbelltown City: 9.9% 49 hours or more, Campbelltown City: 12.3% Not stated, Campbelltown City: 2.8%
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 resident workers hours worked, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers hours worked, 2006 to 2011 None, Campbelltown City: +143 1 hour - 15 hours, Campbelltown City: +107 16 hours - 24 hours, Campbelltown City: +398 25 hours - 34 hours, Campbelltown City: +456 35 hours - 39 hours, Campbelltown City: +1,547 40 hours, Campbelltown City: +478 41 hours - 48 hours, Campbelltown City: -362 49 hours or more, Campbelltown City: -670 Not stated, Campbelltown City: -293
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 Campbelltown City's local labour force in 2011 compared to Greater Sydney shows that there was a lower proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 26.1% of the local labour force worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 67.6% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 28.3% and 65.8% respectively for Greater Sydney.

The major differences between the hours worked by the local labour force of Campbelltown City and Greater Sydney were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (24.5% compared to 18.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who worked 49 hours or more (12.3% compared to 16.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (8.2% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (8.6% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, the number of the local labour force working full-time (35 hours or more) in Campbelltown City increased by 993 people (2.3%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the local labour force in Campbelltown City between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,547 local labour force)
  • 49 hours or more (-670 local labour force)
  • 40 hours (+478 local labour force)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+456 local labour force)

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