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Nillumbik Shire

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

49.7% of local workers in Nillumbik Shire are employed part-time and 49.2% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Nillumbik Shire 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
Nillumbik Shire - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
None3813.33.83743.23.5+7
1 hour - 15 hours2,40720.711.52,36920.511.3+38
16 hours - 24 hours1,52113.19.81,42712.39.0+94
25 hours - 34 hours1,46212.610.31,29611.29.5+166
35 hours - 39 hours1,38311.917.81,24510.816.5+138
40 hours1,83115.819.71,85016.019.6-19
41 hours - 48 hours9237.910.49448.211.5-21
49 hours or more1,57613.615.31,80715.617.3-231
Not stated1361.21.52522.21.8-116

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, Nillumbik Shire: 3.3% 1 hour - 15 hours, Nillumbik Shire: 20.7% 16 hours - 24 hours, Nillumbik Shire: 13.1% 25 hours - 34 hours, Nillumbik Shire: 12.6% 35 hours - 39 hours, Nillumbik Shire: 11.9% 40 hours, Nillumbik Shire: 15.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Nillumbik Shire: 7.9% 49 hours or more, Nillumbik Shire: 13.6%
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, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: +7 1 hour - 15 hours, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: +38 16 hours - 24 hours, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: +94 25 hours - 34 hours, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: +166 35 hours - 39 hours, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: +138 40 hours, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: -19 41 hours - 48 hours, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: -21 49 hours or more, Nillumbik Shire - All industries: -231
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 Nillumbik Shire 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, 49.7% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 49.2% 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 Nillumbik Shire and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (20.7% compared to 11.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (13.1% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (11.9% compared to 17.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (15.8% compared to 19.7%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the in Nillumbik Shire between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 49 hours or more (-231 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+166 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+138 local workers)
  • Not stated (-116 local workers)

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