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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

24.8% of local workers in the Maranoa Regional Council are employed part-time and 73.1% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Maranoa Regional Council 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
Maranoa Regional Council - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Queensland %Number%Queensland %2006 to 2011
None2904.43.81813.03.3+109
1 hour - 15 hours4296.610.54898.010.2-60
16 hours - 24 hours3865.98.94096.78.5-23
25 hours - 34 hours5157.910.95258.610.6-10
35 hours - 39 hours84712.918.378913.017.1+58
40 hours1,07016.417.094115.517.4+129
41 hours - 48 hours5618.610.65619.211.60
49 hours or more2,30635.218.52,04733.719.4+259
Not stated1382.11.51332.21.8+5

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, Queensland: 3.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Queensland: 10.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, Queensland: 8.9% 25 hours - 34 hours, Queensland: 10.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, Queensland: 18.3% 40 hours, Queensland: 17.0% 41 hours - 48 hours, Queensland: 10.6% 49 hours or more, Queensland: 18.5% None, Maranoa Regional Council: 4.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, Maranoa Regional Council: 6.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, Maranoa Regional Council: 5.9% 25 hours - 34 hours, Maranoa Regional Council: 7.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, Maranoa Regional Council: 12.9% 40 hours, Maranoa Regional Council: 16.4% 41 hours - 48 hours, Maranoa Regional Council: 8.6% 49 hours or more, Maranoa Regional Council: 35.2%
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, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: +109 1 hour - 15 hours, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: -60 16 hours - 24 hours, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: -23 25 hours - 34 hours, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: -10 35 hours - 39 hours, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: +58 40 hours, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: +129 41 hours - 48 hours, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: 0 49 hours or more, Maranoa Regional Council - All industries: +259
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 Maranoa Regional Council in 2011 compared to Queensland 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, 24.8% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 73.1% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.1% and 64.5% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the hours worked by the in the Maranoa Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (35.2% compared to 18.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (12.9% compared to 18.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (6.6% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (7.9% compared to 10.9%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the in the Maranoa Regional Council between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 49 hours or more (+259 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+129 local workers)
  • None (+109 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (-60 local workers)

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